Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia, Richmond

4.7
#16 of 26 in Museums in Richmond
The Black History Museum & Cultural Center is open 10 a.m.- 5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday and on Sundays by appointment only. Admission costs $10 for adults; $8 for seniors and students with IDs; $6 for children 3-12 years old; and children 2 and under are free.

Membership for the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia includes admissions and starts at $35 per year. For more information, visit http://blackhistorymuseum.org/membership.

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  • This museum is located within a large brick armory that was built in 1885 by black craftsmen for black militia troops. The museum includes a number of exhibits and artifacts, all well-presented. There...  more »
  • A great little museum which has plenty of interactive modern exhibits and fun stuff for the kids to do. There’s a cosy café downstairs with a mock up of the Woolworths counter where the sit in protest...  more »
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  • The museum is up to date with touch screen interactive displays. The museum itself was small and only took about 30 minutes to walk through. For the price of admission I was expecting more bang for my buck compared to other museums in the area
  • Was celebrating my 50th HS class reunion on weekend of 7/19--7/20. Visited the museum on 7/20. The receptionist was very informative about the museum. My classmates enjoyed the conversation with her. We love our black history .
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