Howard University Unveils Mobile Black History Museum

Howard University Unveils Mobile Black History Museum

Howard University has teamed up with the Bison Express to present the "Know Your History" mobile exhibition.

Published August 3, 2011

 

(Photo: www.howard.edu)

An 18-wheel trailer has been transformed into a Black history museum that will take visitors on a historical journey through the pages of American Legacy Magazine. The exhibition is filled with photos, stories and interactive learning stations celebrating African-American history. The mobile museum also includes "Always In Our Sight: The Fight for Civil Rights," an exhibit of artifacts and memorabilia from slavery to civil rights.

 

Details for the exhibition are as follows:

 

Date:            Thursday, Aug. 4 and Friday, Aug. 5, 2011

 

Open Hours:  Thursday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                    Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Location:       Across from the Howard University Bookstore, located at:

                    2225 Georgia Ave. N.W.

                    Washington, D.C., 20059

 

Admission to the exhibit is free.

Written by Britt Middleton

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