Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum (Burkle Estate) | Tennessee Vacation

Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum (Burkle Estate)

Address: 
826 N. Second St.
Memphis, TN 38107
Contact Email: 
HT2495@aol.com
Phone: 
901-527-3427

A white clapboard house built in 1849 by Jacob Burkle is rumored to have served as a way station on the Underground Railroad for runaway slaves. A tour of the house includes a visit to a small cellar where slaves waited to escape.


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