The African American Museum

Dallas, TX

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Address: 3536 Grand Ave, Dallas, TX 75210, USA Number: 214 565 9026 Website Contact How do we get there?

What is there to do?

The African American Museum allows you to delve into a diverse, creative and fascinating exploration of visual art forms and historical documents that relate to the African American community.

From Folk Art (one of the largest African American collections in the US), to century old masterpieces, the African American Museum is an insight into a rich heritage that might just inspire!

Kids can explore various works of African art, as well as black renaissance paintings within the exhibitions. There are examples of decorative arts, as well as period rooms and of course contemporary art.

The African American Museum is the only one of its kind in the Southwestern Region that is devoted to the preservation and display of African American artistic, historical and cultural materials.

A fascinating experience for the family at this Dallas museum!

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How much does it cost?



Free entry, unless for special events or exhibitions



Same as adult


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Any top tips?


Check out the special events or exhibitions online so you can put those dates in your diary!

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Grab something in the area before or after your visit! There are plenty of places nearby!

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Where is it at?


The African American Museum is located in historic Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. The Museum is situated prominently at the Grand Avenue entrance in the main axis of the park.

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They love to host field trips, just give them a call to find out more!

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Give them a call to ask about accessibility

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When can we go?

Regular Hours: 11am - 5pm Tuesday to Fridays, 10am - 5pm Saturdays

Closed Sundays and Mondays, and some major holidays

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