African-American History

Chicago, IL, USA

This museum celebrates the life of A Philip Randolph, as well as the role of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and other African Americans in the US labor movement. . .

Washington, DC, USA

The African American Civil War Memorial commemorates the service of African-American soldiers and sailors in the Civil War. . .

Dallas, TX, USA

African American Museum is an art museum in Dallas. . .

Philadelphia, PA, USA

This museum was the first to be funded and built by a municipality to help preserve, interpret and exhibit the heritage of African Americans. . .

Alexandria, VA, USA

Alexandria Black History Museum is a museum complex focusing on African-American history and culture, particularly in Alexandria, Virginia. . .

Annapolis, MD, USA

The Banneker-Douglass Museum is dedicated to preserving Maryland's African American heritage. . .

Catonsville, MD, USA

This 142-acre site commemorates the life of Benjamin Banneker, "often considered the first African-American man of science. . ."

Boston, MA, USA

The Boston African American National Historic Site interprets 15 pre-Civil War structures. . .

Los Angeles, CA, USA

The California African American Museum is located in Exposition Park, Los Angeles. . .

Detroit, MI, USA

The Charles H Wright Museum of African American History holds the world's largest permanent exhibit on African American culture. . .

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Wilmington, DE, USA

The Delaware Historical Society began in 1864 as an effort to preserve documents from the Civil War. . .

Chicago, IL, USA

The DuSable Museum of African American History is dedicated to the study and conservation of African American history, culture, and art. . .

Washington, PA, USA

The F Julius LeMoyne House is a historic house museum in Washington, Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. . .

Washington, DC, USA

This Historic Site preserves the home and estate of Frederick Douglass. . .

Washington, CT, USA

This library houses a history museum focusing on the town of Washington, Connecticut. . .

Atlanta, GA, USA

The Hammonds House Museum is a museum for African American fine art, located in the West End neighborhood of Atlanta. . .

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Harpers Ferry, WV, USA

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is located at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers in and around Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. . .

Cincinnati, OH, USA

The Harriet Beecher Stowe House is a historic home in Ohio which was once the residence of the influential antislavery author. . .

Newton, MA, USA

The Jackson Homestead in the village of Newton Corner is an historic house that served as a station on the Underground Railroad before the Civil War. . .

Columbus, OH, USA

The Kelton House Museum and Garden is a Greek Revival and Italianate mansion in the Discovery District of downtown Columbus, Ohio. . .

Lombard, IL, USA

The society maintains three historic buildings in Lombard, a Chicago suburb. . .

Boston, MA, USA

This museum occupies the African Meeting House in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston. . .

San Francisco, CA, USA

The Museum of the African Diaspora showcases the history, art, and cultural richness that resulted from the migration of Africans throughout the world. . .

Cincinnati, OH, USA

This museum is based on the history of the Underground Railroad. . .

Seattle, WA, USA

The Northwest African American Museum serves to present and preserve the connections between the Pacific Northwest and people of African descent. . .

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Oberlin, OH, USA

The Oberlin Heritage Center is the historical society and historic preservation organization for the city of Oberlin, Ohio. . .

Raleigh, NC, USA

The Pope House Museum, built in 1901, is a restored home once owned by Dr. . .

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Racine, WI, USA

The Racine Heritage Museum is a historical museum building and former Carnegie library in downtown Racine, Wisconsin. . .

Baltimore, MD, USA

The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African-American History & Culture is dedicated to showing the struggles for self-determination made by African American Marylanders. . .

New York, NY, USA

The Studio Museum in Harlem is an American contemporary art museum which is devoted to the work of African-Americans artists of the 19th and 20th centuries. . .

Brooklyn, NY, USA

The Weeksville Heritage Center is a historic site in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. . .