African American Museum in Philadelphia

The African American Museum in Philadelphia is the first institution built by a major United States city to house and interpret the life and work of African Americans...

General Information

Email

hwallace@aampmuseum.org

Phone

(215) 574-0380 ext. 225

Address

701 Arch St. Philadelphia PA, 19106

Website

https://www.aampmuseum.org/

Hours

Museum Hours
Wednesday thru Saturday
10 AM - 5 PM
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Sunday
12 Noon - 5 PM
Open Dr. Martin Luther King Day
with related programs

Tags

Art Type

Visual Literary Arts/Poetry

Art Activity

Art-making and Instruction Field Trips

Program Time

In-school After School Weekends Summer

Age Group

Under 5 6-10 11-13 14-19 20-54 55+

Other Needs

Mobility Disabilities

About Us

The African American Museum in Philadelphia is the first institution built by a major United States city to house and interpret the life and work of African Americans. Our doors are open for your enjoyment and enlightenment. Visit us and experience the richness and vibrancy of African American heritage and culture come alive in four magnificent exhibition galleries filled with exciting history and fascinating art.

Services Offered

The African American Museum in Philadelphia brings diverse communities together in greater appreciation of the Black experience through the combined narrative of art, culture and historical witness.

Gallery

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