Bethel A.M.E. Church, 14 S. Beech St., is one of the oldest Black congregations in Oxford.

By Morgan Schneider

A self-guided walking tour of 16 spots commemorating important points of Black history in Oxford is now available through Enjoy Oxford, the city’s nonprofit visitors’ bureau.

Taylor Meredith, communications and marketing manager for Enjoy Oxford, said she hopes some of the names and places will stick out to people, as the tour is a celebratory one. Several stops honor notable residents such as Cephus Burns, a stonemason who designed and helped build…

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