African American Museum in Philadelphia



Old City/Historic District

701 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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p: (215) 574-0380
f: (215) 574-3110
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AAMP collects and preserves art and artifacts and, through exhibitions and programs, interprets the history and stories of African-Americans and those of the African Diaspora.  We enrich the lives of all visitors, especially children and youth, using education to empower them through experiences that will enlighten them culturally and intellectually.

Distance from Independence Visitor Center: 0.17 miles
Distance from Sister Cities Visitor Center: 0.97 miles
Distance from Pennsylvania Convention Center: 0.39 miles


Facility Amenities:
Audio Tours, CompGuide, CompDriver, Culture Specific, Guided Tours Avail


Facility Information:
Family Friendly
Hours of Operation:
Open Tues thru Sat: 10am - 5pm; Sunday: 12 Noon - 5 PM; Open MLK Day for Day of SERVICE!!! Closed New Years" Day[comma] Easter[comma] Thanksgiving & Christmas Day.
Hours Sun:
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Hours Tue:
10:00am - 5:00pm
Hours Wed:
10:00am - 5:00pm
Hours Fri:
10:00am - 5:00pm

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