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    Learn.Sail.Connect.
    Come walk the decks, learn history and sail for freedom.
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  • The Story

    of 

    The Amistad
    From an escape attempt in the hands of slave traders to the Supreme Court of the Unites States, learn how The Amistad came to be one of the most important events in civil rights history.
    The Story
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    The Amistad
    Now you can follow our progress all over the world. Where will The Amistad be next?
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  • What We Do

    aboard 

    The Amistad
    From day sails to international voyages of peace, we keep the ship moving and on mission.
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The vision of Amistad America Inc. is to foster unity among people of
diverse racial and cultural backgrounds, and to promote the legacies of
leadership, cooperation, perseverance and social justice inherent
the Amistad Incident of 1839.


The Organization

Learn about our organization as our volunteers and staff work to make the world a better place. More


The Ship

Explore the decks of "The Amistad" as she travels the world on a voyage of peace. More


Gallery

Photos, Videos and more about "The Amistad" throughout the years. More


Schedule and Events

Find out when "The Amistad" will be in a port near you! More

Our Collaborators

In the Beginning...

Over the course of the past 25 years Amistad Committee Inc. has feverishly organized, advocated, struggled and triumphed in the tasks of erecting the Amistad Memorial (1992), establishing the Connecticut Freedom Trail(1996), supporting the launch of the Freedom Schooner Amistad (2000) and scores of achievements in the preservation of African and American history in Connecticut.

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Proud site of the Connecticut Freedom Trail.
Made with the support of the
Department of Economic and Community Development.