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African American Museum in Philadelphia

701 Arch Street, Philadelphia

Admission for Two or Four to African American Museum in Philadelphia (Up to 51% Off)

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Highlights

An integral asset of the Philadelphia cultural landscape, this museum shares stories from people of African descent through art and history

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Gracetop reviewer
6 ratings5 reviews
3 days ago
The place was nice and clean. However there are only 3 galleries available and one, which is interactive, you could not press the buttons to hear anything, which defeats the purpose. The museum felt really incomplete. We had planned to be there for an hour and we spent like 10 mins then went shopping.
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Kamien
2 ratings2 reviews
6 days ago
It was a nice, informative, and inspirational museum!
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EVITAtop reviewer
67 ratings11 reviews1 photos
September 12, 2021
Absolutely loved this museum
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Guest
1 ratings1 reviews
September 11, 2021
Great deal! Worthwhile for a visit
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Wiley
1 ratings1 reviews
September 9, 2021
Great experience and very knowledgeable, will return with family members.
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Najattop reviewer
10 ratings5 reviews
September 7, 2021
the information was presented well and done very informatively.
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Samantha
5 ratings3 reviews
August 29, 2021
Great exhibit on Anna Russel Jones, Great Hosts, Great Time!
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Clydetop reviewer
18 ratings10 reviews
August 29, 2021
Very good informative and interactive exhibits.
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About This Deal

Choose from Three Options

  • $14.50 for admission for two ($28 value)
  • $27 for admission for four ($56 value)

Family memberships include free admission to the museum for a year in addition to a discount at the museum shop, discounted parking rates for special events, invitations to exhibit openings and special events, and discounted admission to Art Sanctuary.

Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Online redemption required for membership option. Limit 6 per person. Valid only for option purchased. May be repurchased every 365 days. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About African American Museum in Philadelphia

Since its founding in 1976, the African American Museum in Philadelphia has worked to preserve and honor African Americans' heritage through exhibitions, collections, and cultural programs. Four galleries contain exhibits delving into themes including the African diaspora, African American life in Philadelphia, and contemporary African American narratives. The core exhibition, Audacious Freedom: African Americans in Philadelphia 1776–1876, showcases a timeline detailing how African Americans lived in that era, and brings key historical figures to life through 10 life-size video projections. Visitors can interact with each of the projections, listening to their stories and requesting further topics of discussion, such as the Internet's role in their lives. Another gallery focuses on African American life post-emancipation leading up to the modern day. In addition to engaging exhibitions, the museum also boasts an extensive collection of historical artifacts, including Negro league baseball memorabilia, records, musical instruments, photographs, and the time machine that was used to retrieve each item.