Learn About History at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and CultureSeptember 27, 2016
Come celebrate the richness and diversity of American history with the grand opening of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. The museum features a collection of over 37,000 unique pieces ranging from artifacts, film and music recordings, photographs and so much more. Topics such as the history of the American South and West, Civil Rights, and African American contributions to literature, culture, politics, religion and more are the focus of this new institution.
From everyday life moments, such as graduations and weddings, to iconic events and national movements, the National Museum of African American History encapsulates a history in a variety of beautiful displays that you won’t want to miss. Visit the website to learn more about DC’s newest museum and its extensive collections and specialty exhibits, and to check out some helpful information about the museum.