Friday, December 26, 2014

African American Museum

MUSEUM
African American Museum
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  • Metropolitan Bakery
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  • The Continental Restaurant and Martini Bar
  • El Azteca
  • Ariana Afghan Restaurant
  • Kisso Sushi Bar
701 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-574-0380
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Stephen Hayes' Cash Crop
    • Friday, December 26, 2014
    • Iinspired by the infamous diagram of The Brooks slave ship, the cornerstone of this exhibit is a life sized installation comprised of 15 chained forms that represent the 15 million men, women and children who endured the Middle Passage. This will be augmented by historic slave dockets on loan from the Delaware County Bar Association and objects from the Lest We Forget Black Holocaust Museum of Slavery, along with a video of modern dance vignettes entitled "Sacred Slave Stories."
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      Macy’s Family Fun Day: Kwanzaa Celebration
    • Saturday, December 27, 2014
    • Through candle lighting, dance, story, song and other hands-on activities, families can learn about the seven principles of Kwanzaa and other practices and cultures of the African Diaspora.