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African American Museum

History Museum · Fair Park
3536 Grand Ave (in Fair Park), Dallas, TX 75210, United States
Likely open (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • Noon–9:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 11:00 AM–4:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 8:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 10:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 1:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 5:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 1:00 PM–8:00 PM

Based on 31 votes

People like this place

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    Diane P.
    "That art pieces & paintings are historical & enlightening."(3 Tips)
    The Grio
    "largest displays of African-American folk art"(3 Tips)
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  • BET

    Was founded in 1974 as a part of the Special Collections at Bishop College, a Historically Black Uni that closed in 1988. See accomplishments by African Americans in the past:

    BET · January 31, 2013
  • The Grio

    Home to one of the largest displays of African-American folk art and historic materials in the Southwest, this museum is built in the shape of a cross.

    The Grio · January 31, 2011
  • Diane P.

    That art pieces & paintings are historical & enlightening. Don't forget about the store. There are some interesting finds.

    Diane Porter · May 30, 2015
  • Transitions® lenses

    View one of the largest collections of African-American art in the United States, along with exhibits, photos and more. #seemoresights

    Transitions® lenses · April 6, 2012
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    Vote for the African America Museum as one of Dallas’ top landmarks & enter to win a trip to the Galapagos Islands! #seemoresights Read more

    Transitions® lenses · April 6, 2012
  • Tara C.

    Don't take pictures in the museum!!! The old man will yell at you!

    Tara Carr · May 26, 2012
  • Marcus g.

    Great experience for me to continue to learn and grow in my culture

    Marcus g · August 5, 2013
  • Tonya P.

    Tara, I agree! They will yell. :)

    Tonya Perkins · March 1, 2013

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