10 MORE Museums in the U.S. Focused on African American History

10 More Museums in the US Focused on African American History

I wrote about 10 Museums in the U.S. Focused on African American History back in February and didn’t know how much great feedback I would get. In celebration of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture opening this weekend, here’s a list of 10 more museums within the U.S. focused on African American History. DuSable Museum of African American History – Chicago, IL Founded in 1961 by Dr. Margaret Taylor-Burroughs and other...

10 Museums in the U.S. Focused on African American History

10 Museums in the U.S. Focused on African American History

If you know your history, then you would know where you’re coming from. – Bob Marley, Buffalo Soilder Black History Month or African American History month is a celebration of African American’s role in the U.S. Though most of it was done involuntarily, our blood sweat, tears, and lives literally build this country. Of course, there is more to Blacks in America than slavery and Jim Crow; we’re inventors, writers,...

NYC Transit Museum

NYC Transit Museum

howsA few days before the Thanksgiving holiday, my sister and I took my nieces and nephews on a trip to the NYC Transit Museum. My nephew expressed his interest in trains and buses and it was a nice day out, so we all hopped on the train towards downtown Brooklyn. The cool thing about the NYC Transit Museum is it’s inside an old subway station. There are a number of...