NMAAHC Digital Resource Guide

Explore, learn and engage with the National Museum of African American History and Culture through our numerous digital resources. 

Talking About Race Web Portal

Talking about race, although hard, is necessary. We are here to provide tools and guidance to empower your journey and inspire conversation.
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Online Exhibitions and Museum Centers

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Exhibitions

Explore permanent exhibitions on view at the Museum along with past special exhibitions, and digital only experiences.
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Museum Building Corona
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Museum Centers

Museum Centers are an innovative approach to community outreach and engagement, providing opportunities to expand on topics beyond the Museum's permanent exhibitions.
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Many Lenses
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Many Lenses

Many Lenses is a way of seeing Smithsonian collections through the eyes of museum staff who collect, preserve, interpret, and display these objects for the public.
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Digital Initiatives and Publications

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The Curator Chats Series

The Curator Chats are video portraits of NMAAHC curators providing insight and anecdotal information about their exhibitions and upcoming projects.
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Stained glass rosette shard from the 16th Street Baptist Church
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Collection Stories

Collection Stories invites NMAAHC staff to share their interpretation of the collections they find most powerful from a variety of perspectives.
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Initiatives

These initiatives presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture are projects developed by our curators and educators to provide a closer look into key topics pertaining to African American history and culture.
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NMAAHC Open Access

Smithsonian Open Access invites you to discover a world where you can learn, research, explore, and create in ways you couldn’t before.
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View toward Washington Monument from inside the museum
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Publications

A comprehensive list of books authored by the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
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Video Archives

Since our museum opened in 2016, we have hosted many memorable events that were educational, uplifting and entertaining. Take a look back at our past events and re-live those unforgettable moments.
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Stay up to date with our blog

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The NMAAHC Blog

The official blog for the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
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James Baldwin, Istanbul 1964

James Baldwin, Istanbul 1964

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James Baldwin, Istanbul 1964

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