Our Museum Store features a variety of thoughtfully curated products inspired by the National Museum of African American History and Culture's collection and exhibitions. The store is operated and managed in collaboration with Smithsonian Enterprises.

New Arrivals & Feature Products

About the Museum Store 

For general questions about store operations and merchandise call (202) 633-6167 or email NMAAHCMuseumStore@si.edu


10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (Last entry 5:00 p.m.) on days the museum is open to the public. Please note the museum opens at 12:00 PM on Mondays, except those observed as Federal Holidays. 


Passes are required to visit the museum. If you do not have a standard entry pass, visitors may obtain a Dine and Shop Pass to facilitate museum entry to dine in the Sweet Home Café or shop in the museum store.  


Main Store: Heritage Hall (L1)

Sports Pop-up Shop: Outside of the Community Galleries (L3)

Shop Online

A selection of merchandise is available for purchase online courtesy of Smithsonian Enterprises at Smithsonian Store

Become a Vendor

If you wish to propose a product for consideration, submit a Vendor Proposal form to NMAAHCMuseumStore@si.edu.  

Due to the high volume of submissions, we are unable to respond to individual proposals. A representative from Smithsonian Enterprises will notify you if there is an interest in the item.

Director Kevin Young's Book titles on sale in the museum store
Photo of NMAAHC items available for sales in the the Museum Store. A display stand contains rows of mugs and shirts on a hanger.
Image of NMAAHC branded t-shirts on display in the museum store
Corona Inspired items on sale in the museum store. Collection includes pendants and charms
Sweet Grass Baskets for sale in the museum store. Images has three baskets and copies of a book for sale.
Image of shirts hanging from a fixture in the museum store. Washington monument is visible in background
Items for sales in the museum store that draw from the cultural expressions exhibition.
image of a fixture in the museum store containing NMAAHC Juneteenth Merchandise
A display of children's books, stuffed animals and t-shirts on display in the museum store.
A selection of textile products on sale in the museum store. Displayed items include books, baskets, artwork and other trinkets.
Image of NMAAHC branded merchandise on display in the museum store
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