Cultural & Natural Resources That Illustrate African-American History

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(Alabama – Selma) National Voting Rights Museum

(Georgia – Atlanta) APEX Museum – African American Panoramic Experience

(Georgia – Atlanta) Civil Bikes [guided bike tours]

(Georgia – Atlanta) Hammonds House Museum

(Georgia – Atlanta) The Madame Museum

(Kentucky – Louisville) Muhammad Ali Center

(Louisiana – New Orleans) New Orleans African American Museum of Art, Culture and History

(Maryland – Annapolis)  Freedom Bound Runaways of the Chesapeake – Historic Annapolis   (Temporary Exhibit, Open Through to Spring 2019)

(Maryland – Annapolis)  Annual Kunta Kinte Festival

(Maryland – Baltimore) National Great Black In Wax Museum

(Maryland – Baltimore) Frederick Douglass Path To Freedom Walking Tour by appointment. Info: 443-983-7974

(Maryland – Baltimore) Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park and Museum  Info: 410-685-0295

(Maryland – Dorchester) Harriet Tubman Museum & Educational Center  Info: 410-228-0401, 410-228-3106

(Maryland – Dorchester)  Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway

(Maryland – Frederick) African American Heritage Sites (PDF)

(Maryland – Hagerstown) African American Heritage Guide

(Maryland – North Brentwood) Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center 

(Michigan – Big Rapids) Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia 

(Mississippi – Jackson) Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

(Missouri – Kansas City) Negro Leagues Baseball Museum 

(Pennsylvania – Philadelphia) African American Museum in Philadelphia  

(Tennessee – Memphis) National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Hotel

(Texas – Houston) Houston Museum of African American Culture . 

(Texas – Houston) Emancipation Park

(Virginia – Alexandria) Alexandria Black History Museum Alexandria Blk Hist Museum

(Virginia – Alexandria) Freedom House Museum 

(Virginia – Drewryville) Nat Turner Library & Trail Tour Nat Turner Library/Trail Tour 

(Virginia – Newport News) TML_Newport News_African American_A Timeless Legacy   (PDF)

(Virginia – Richmond)   Elegba Folklore Society

(Virginia – Richmond)  Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site

(Washington, DC) African American Heritage Trail Trail

(Washington, DC) African American Civil War Memorial and Museum 

(Washington, DC) Carter G. Woodson Home CAWO NPS