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Welcome

Welcome to the website of the Harrison Museum of African American Culture (HMAAC). We are an educational and cultural institution committed to promoting, showcasing, and celebrating the art and history of African Americans for Roanoke Valley citizens and visitors. Our purpose is to cultivate awareness and appreciation of the significant contributions of people of African descent. Continue Reading…

Directions

We are located inside the Center in the Square Building at:
1 Market Square SE, Roanoke, VA 24011
Click here for directions.

Hours of Operation:

Museum Winter Hours observed from Labor Day to Memorial Day; Closed Monday; Open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 AM to 5 PM; Sunday 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

Tuesday – Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm to 5 pm

Admission:

Adult – $7 (Plus Processing Fees)
Children ages 5 to 17 – $4.75 (Plus Processing Fees)
Children ages 4 and under – Free

For information, please call: 540-857-4395 or email: info@harrisonmuseum.com

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Black History Month Celebration: Gospel Extravaganza!

February 11, 2018, 3:00pm - February 11, 2018, 6:00pm

"Each year in the United States, February is dedicated as Black History Month. What began as the grassroots effort of African-American historian Carter G. Woodson has grown into a national time to honor the triumphs and struggles of African Americans throughout history!" Please join us for our "Gospel Extravaganza" and enjoy our current exhibition! 😊 Source: www.history.com/topics/black-history

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"Each year in the United States, February is dedicated as Black History Month. What began as the grassroots effort of African-American historian Carter G. Woodson has grown into a national time to honor the triumphs and struggles of African Americans throughout history!"

Please join us for our "Gospel Extravaganza" and enjoy our current exhibition! 😊

Source: www.history.com/topics/black-history
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Black History Month Celebration: Gospel Extravaganza!

February 11, 2018, 3:00pm - February 11, 2018, 6:00pm

"Each year in the United States, February is dedicated as Black History Month. What began as the grassroots effort of African-American historian Carter G. Woodson has grown into a national time to honor the triumphs and struggles of African Americans throughout history!" Please join us for our "Gospel Extravaganza" and enjoy our current exhibition! 😊 Source: www.history.com/topics/black-history

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"Each year in the United States, February is dedicated as Black History Month. What began as the grassroots effort of African-American historian Carter G. Woodson has grown into a national time to honor the triumphs and struggles of African Americans throughout history!"

Please join us for our "Gospel Extravaganza" and enjoy our current exhibition! 😊

Source: www.history.com/topics/black-history
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We are excited to present this phenomenal opportunity for the youth of our community!!! 😊

This is our first ever Historically Black College and University (HBCU) Fair and on-site admission event. Register TODAY!!!
www.eventbrite.com/e/the-national-hampton-alumni-association-of-roanoke-hbcu-college-fair-of-2018...

This fair will give opportunities to students who ordinarily would not receive one-one contact with and access to recruiters and distinguished alumni. Students will also have a chance to walk away with acceptance letters and possible scholarships from some of the most renowned schools in the country. All students , who attend and are applying or preparing to apply for college, will obtain valuable information regarding the college application process.

In addition, a select group of schools will be conducting on-site interviews, offering student attendee instant admission and waiver of application fees. A total of six universities will be in attendance, and this event is FREE to the public. We encourage all students, parents, and guardians to attend. The only individuals eligible for on-site interviews and admission are HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATING SENIORS.

Seniors should come prepared dressed for the on-site interviews in professional attire (suit, tie, slacks for men and suit or dresses for women). No jeans, no sweats, no fitted caps, no t-shirts and no exceptions!
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Harrison Museum of African American Culture
P O Box 12544
Roanoke, VA 24026
Telephone: 540-857-4395
Fax: 540-224-1238
info@harrisonmuseum.com