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Charles H Wright Museum of African American History

Charles H Wright Museum of African American History

History Museum, Art Gallery, and Museum · Art Center
315 E Warren Ave (btwn Brush and John R), Detroit, MI 48201, United States
Hours:
Closed until 9:00 AM (Show more)
  • Tue–Sat
    • 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 1:00 PM–5:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & MasterCard)
Wi-Fi:
Free
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

www.The WrightMuseum.org

9.1/10

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    Isa Designs
    "Shout out to the Membership Department"(3 Tips)
    Willie S.
    "Enjoying the African American museum!"(2 Tips)
    Naidra
    "Check out the Complex Movements exhibit this weekend!"(6 Tips)
    Tifini K.
    "... only right that we are filming an interview here today"(2 Tips)
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  • David W.
    Absolutely beautiful museum. Very well done.
    David Weathersby · April 15
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  • Janice B.
    it's one of the best places to learn about African American history for our perspective
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  • Kendal C.
    Go see the "We Rise Exhibit". It's the most amazing thing ever. More people need to visit this fantastic museum. It's also beautiful on the inside!
    Kendal Cockrel · March 6
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  • Kevin R.
    Great learning experience as a kid
    Kevin Reese · December 24, 2015
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  • Nicole S.
    Love it here
    Nicole Scruggs · September 11, 2015
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  • Slik S.
    A must see!
    Slik Six · December 1, 2014
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  • Tifini K.
    Considering this past week it's only right that we are filming an interview here today
    Tifini Kamara · August 16, 2014
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  • Mario R.
    Really cool museum. Sucks we didn't make it through all of it.
    Mario Raymond · August 14, 2014
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  • Ricardo R.
    Had a great time must see
    Ricardo Robinson II · February 11, 2014
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  • Joseph P.
    I enjoyed it. It was a nice day.
    Joseph Price · August 21, 2013
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  • Charlotte C.
    Great place for private events. They have a range of rooms.the added bonus is the museum itself.
    Charlotte C · August 2, 2013
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  • Aamir F.
    HAPPiHAPPY BIRTHDAY ... NELSON MANDELA
    Aamir Firms · July 18, 2013
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  • Naidra
    The staff is really friendly and helpful. Check out the Complex Movements exhibit this weekend! rsvp.complex movements.com.
    Naidra · July 7, 2013
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  • Abdul Hakeem H.
    APPRECIATE iNDEPENDENCE SELF EMPLOYMENT DAY globally NATIONS 2 NATIONS ... CELEBRATE JULY 4 NEIGHBORHOOD 2 NEIGHBORHOOD 4 GOODNESS SAKES
    Abdul Hakeem Hasan · July 4, 2013
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  • Abdul Hakeem H.
    American heritage attraction and this nations #1 museum national treasure .. documenting exhibiting the countless historical contributions of non immigrant Americans of African Asiatic Anglo Ancestory
    Abdul Hakeem Hasan · June 30, 2013
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  • Andrea d.
    2nd Sunday of every month is FREE!
    Andrea de la Riva · June 9, 2013
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  • Myles2Go .
    A beautiful Detroit jewel!
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  • bulamonto
    Learn about the Ford Freedom Awards 2011 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History Read more
    bulamonto · February 17, 2013
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  • BET
    Provides great exhibitions based on collections exploring the history & culture of African Americans and their origins. See more great accomplishments by African Americans: http://bet.us/BHM
    BET · January 31, 2013
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  • DrDarrius S.
    Check the exhibits and upgrade your knowledge on African American history.
    DrDarrius Shazaam · May 14, 2012
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  • Barbara G.
    my family was slavery
    Barbara Goodwin · March 22, 2012
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  • VisitDetroit
    Did you know the Charles H. Wright Museum is the largest in the world devoted to the African American experience?
    VisitDetroit · March 14, 2012
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  • Monica S.
    Excited to experience the Robert Glasper Experiment.
    Monica S · March 10, 2012
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  • Sabrina N.
    stop in to see my work in the gallery and PLEASE BUY A MEMBERSHIP -
    Sabrina Nelson · January 20, 2012
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  • Raquelle H.
    $10 discount on membership when u check in!
    Raquelle Harris · January 16, 2012
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  • Willie S.
    Enjoying the African American museum! The ceremony is completely packed!
    Willie Stylez · December 27, 2011
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  • Independent Lens | PBS
    Did you know that ITVS Community Cinema offers free films every month at Charles Wright Museum of African American History? Click Read More to check out the listings. We hope to see you there!
    Independent Lens | PBS · September 21, 2011
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  • Tjo
    By far, one of the best aa museums I've been to!
    Tjo · February 26, 2011
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  • The Grio
    One of the biggest museums dedicated to the culture and history of the Africa-American. Read more
    The Grio · February 2, 2011
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  • Lead Czar L.
    You MUST see the "And Still We Rise" exhibit and don't research it or let anyone tell you what it's about before you go. Experience it yourself first.
    Lead Czar LLC · October 19, 2010
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  • Isa Designs
    Shout out to the Membership Department
    Isa Designs · September 2, 2010
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  • Urban Organic
    Largest African American Museum in the country.
    Urban Organic · April 21, 2010
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