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The Black History Museum has been an integral stakeholder in the state of Virginia for more than 30 years. The museum educates and inspires students, families and our communities at-large. Join today and gain access to exclusive events and benefits that will enhance your BHM experience!

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Hidden No More-Now at Ebenezer Baptist Church

Hidden No More is now being held at Ebenezer Baptist Church. Don't Forget. Please Enjoy!  

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Save the Date

Soul Santa will return this year, twice! Our annual holiday open house has expanded to two weekends - Dec. 3 and Dec. 10. Don't miss out on your opportunity to have your children's picture taken with Soul Santa and more! Mark your calendar for Richmond's most soulful holiday experience. This event is sponsored by the - Read More

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 There's an explosion of art happening in Richmond during the month of October. artoberVA is a month-long celebration of arts and culture held each year in October, in conjunction with National Arts and Humanities month. The goal of artoberVA is to increase awareness of and participation in arts and culture offerings across our region during October - Read More

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Celebrate Jackson Ward: Past, Present and Future

May 20-22, 2016 Celebrate Jackson Ward: Past Present and Future will commemorate the history, people and places of Jackson Ward with a weekend of stories, performances and activities that showcase the talented individuals and organizations who uphold and enrich the community. Featuring the Richmond Symphony under its new “Big Tent” with Virginia Repertory Theatre, Richmond - Read More

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Black History Museum Grand Opening

Grand Opening, May 5-7th 2016 – On Thursday, May 5, from 6-8 p.m., the museum will host a cocktail reception featuring a ribbon cutting, live entertainment and honorary guests that will allow supporters to preview the new space. Tickets are $100. Click-here to purchase tickets. During the First Fridays Art Walk on Friday, May 6, the - Read More

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Become a Member!

Want to be a part of something that educates and informs our community about our rich African American history?   Become A Member

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