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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

WATCH: Smithsonian Previews National Museum of African American History on Facebook Live

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    The new National Museum of African American History and Culture will officially open its doors two weeks from now. But today, News4's Meagan Fitzgerald gives us an early look inside. (Published Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016)

    The Smithsonian's soon-to-open National Museum of African American History and Culture isn't welcoming the public until Sept. 24 -- but curators launched six Facebook Live videos Wednesday, exploring everything from the symbolism of the building to the Tuskegee Airmen exhibit.

    Below, you can check out exhibits before the museum is even open to the public.