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National Museum of African American History and Culture

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The National Museum of African American History and Culture was established in 2003 by an Act of Congress, making it the 19th Smithsonian Institution museum. It is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, art, history, and culture. Construction is expected to be completed in 2015.

Location Exhibitions on view at the National Museum of American History
Second Floor, East Wing
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC


Information 202-633-1000 (voice/tape)
info@si.edu
Construction began on the Mall in 2012 and is expected to be completed in 2015. Until then, we invite you to visit our Gallery located on the second floor of the National Museum of American History.

Welcome Center
Visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture Welcome Center to learn about our programs, exhibitions, collections, and the building design.