The African American Museum

Museums & Galleries

701 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Located on the corner of 7th and Arch Streets in Old City Philadelphia. General admission is $14 for adults; $10 for children, students and seniors; free for members. The African American Museum in Philadelphia is the first institution built by a major U.S. city to house and interpret the life and work of African Americans. Experience the richness and vibrancy of African American heritage and culture come alive in four magnificent exhibition galleries filled with exciting history and fascinating art. View our permanent exhibit Audacious Freedom: African Americans in Philadelphia 1776-1876 and a rotating selection of fine art exhibitions in our upper galleries. For more information on upcoming programs and events visit our website
Open Wed – Sat 10am-5pm, and Sun 12pm-5pm.