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National Museum of African American History & Culture Now Open

National Museum of African American History & Culture Now Open

New Smithsonian on National Mall highlights centuries of history, thousands of artifacts

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 at 05:01 PM EDT
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By Jenna Milliner-Waddell, Kelvin Henry

Street Style at the Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

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Black Race Team Owner Donates Memorabilia to Smithsonian

Black Race Team Owner Donates Memorabilia to Smithsonian

The first African-American race team owner to compete in the Indianapolis 500 will be donating memorabilia to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 04:59 PM EST

African American History Museum Changes Ways to Get Passes

African American History Museum Changes Ways to Get Passes

There are new ways to get those highly-coveted passes to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 10:46 AM EST

LeBron James Donates $2.5M to African American Museum

LeBron James Donates $2.5M to African American Museum

NBA star LeBron James will donate $2.5 million to support the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History’s Muhammad Ali exhibit, the museum announced Thursday.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 01:06 PM EDT

'Underground' Cast Screening Show at New Museum

'Underground' Cast Screening Show at New Museum

Several cast members of the critically acclaimed show "Underground" will appear at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture for a special screening and panel Monday. Alano Miller, Aisha Hinds and Amirah Vann stopped by News4 Midday to talk about the upcoming season and Monday's screening.

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The newest Smithsonian to come to the National Mall highlights centuries of black history and thousands of artifacts.