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The African American Museum in Philadelphia

The African American Museum in Philadelphia


The African American Museum in Philadelphia

The Greatest Cultural Attraction in PA!

The African-American Museum in Philadelphia covers the roots of African-Americans and explains their roles throughout U.S. history.  The museum focuses on the history of slavery, as well as how African-American culture evolved to what it is today.  Explore the multitude of exhibition galleries and fascinating artwork.  As 2011 marks the museum's 35th anniversary, one of the new exhibits/programs is Free to Be, which examines the impact of African-Americans in Paris from 1900-1940, chronicling their crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in search of a better life.  One of the popular exhibits is Audacious Freedom, which focuses on African-Americans in Philadelphia from 1776-1876.  You will become highly enlightened by stories from famous activists, one-man plays, and fascinating documentaries about the African-American experience.  If you're searching for a great cultural attraction in Philadelphia, this is not one to pass up!

Location: 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19106
Visit Website: View Website
Phone: 215-574-0380
Counties Served:
701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

The African American Museum in Philadelphia

The Greatest Cultural Museum in PA!

The African-American Museum in Philadelphia covers the roots of African-Americans and explains their roles throughout U.S. history.  The museum focuses on the history of slavery, as well as how African-American culture evolved to what it is today.  Explore the multitude of exhibition galleries and fascinating artwork.  As 2011 marks the museum's 35th anniversary, one of the new exhibits/programs is Free to Be, which examines the impact of African-Americans in Paris from 1900-1940, chronicling their crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in search of a better life.  One of the popular exhibits is Audacious Freedom, which focuses on African-Americans in Philadelphia from 1776-1876.  You will become highly enlightened by stories from famous activists, one-man plays, and fascinating documentaries about the African-American experience.  If you're searching for a great cultural experience in PA, this is not one to pass up!

 

Location: 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19106
Visit Website: View Website
Phone: 215-574-0380
Counties Served:
701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19106