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Harrison Museum of African-American Culture

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523 Harrison Ave NW, Roanoke, VA 24016-1740
+1 540-345-4818
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Wonderful time!

I was at a reception for Justin Fairfax, who is running for Lt. Governor in VA. It's a great space... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Katharine R
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Roanoke, Virginia
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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 May 13, 2014
CommoGuy4u
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Roanoke, Virginia
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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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5 days ago
“Wonderful time!”
May 13, 2014
“A little History in Roanoke.”
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523 Harrison Ave NW, Roanoke, VA 24016-1740
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was at a reception for Justin Fairfax, who is running for Lt. Governor in VA. It's a great space for exhibits and other events.

Thank Katharine R
Reviewed May 13, 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

Thank CommoGuy4u
Reviewed March 9, 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

1  Thank John S
Reviewed January 6, 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

1  Thank Arline Z
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