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Harrison Museum of African-American Culture

523 Harrison Ave NW, Roanoke, VA 24016-1740
+1 540-345-4818
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A little History in Roanoke.

Since the Museums reopening in Center in the Square I have decided to become a regular, my daughter... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2014
CommoGuy4u
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Roanoke, Virginia
African art exhibit

Had a chance to visit the new exhibit and found it to be most educational. I was equally impressed... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2014
John S
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Located in the first public high school for African-American students, this museum offers memorabilia, photographs, objects and oral histories relating to the African-American experience in the Roanoke Valley, plus African and contemporary art.
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13 May 2014
“A little History in Roanoke.”
9 Mar 2014
“African art exhibit”
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523 Harrison Ave NW, Roanoke, VA 24016-1740
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+1 540-345-4818
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Reviewed 13 May 2014

Since the Museums reopening in Center in the Square I have decided to become a regular, my daughter actually wants to see the exhibit’s and learn about History of our town and wants to explore everything she can. The Museum is now housed alongside the...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2014 via mobile

Had a chance to visit the new exhibit and found it to be most educational. I was equally impressed by the collection of art and the lay out. Without a doubt, this is an outstanding collection and I was impressed that the collector was shilling...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2014

This museum is for all ages. Plan on spending at least a full morning or afternoon here. Exhibits change on a regular basis and numerous events are held year-round. The museum provides opportunities for historical, cultural, and educational enrichment through its many artistic, cultural and...More

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