Attractions - Museums

African American Museum in Philadelphia


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: 0.19 miles
Distance from Sister Cities Visitor Center: 0.96 miles
Distance from Pennsylvania Convention Center: 0.38 miles


Facility Amenities

  • Audio Tours Available
  • Culture Specific
  • Guided Tour Available


Facility Amenities

  • Comp for Guides
  • Handicap Access

Facility Information

  • Family Friendly

Venue Amenities

  • Guided Tours Available
  • Exclusive Caterer
  • Onsite AV Available


Hours Sun

  • 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Hours Tue

  • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Hours Wed

  • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Hours Fri

  • 10:00am - 5:00pm


Banquet Sit Down Capacity

  • 200

Reception Stand Up Capacity

  • 120

Venue Capacity

  • 500

Offering four lovely galleries, an auditorium and outside tent space, the museum's amazing exhibitions provide a unique and elegant backdrop for any event.

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