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National Museum of African American History and Culture

nmaahc.si.edu

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.

Hours
10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. daily
Closed December 25

Timed passes are required for entrance into the museum and will continue indefinitely.

Admission is FREE

Location
15th and Constitution Ave., NW

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