The Museum of African American History is dedicated to preserving, conserving and accurately interpreting the contributions of African Americans in New England from the colonial period through the 19th century.












Events @ MAAH






Boston (BOS) | Nantucket (NAN)





Race in the Public Dialogue

Thurs | November 16, 2017

BOS | African Meeting House


This November, the Museum of African American History hosted Joy Reid and Jelani Cobb for a conversation about race in the public dialogue. This was the first in a series the Museum will continue.  Check out the video of the entire dialogue here




Living His Dream

Tues | February 27, 2018 | 6:00pm

BOS | African Meeting House

Join us for a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy! We will be hosting Israel in Boston, Colette Phillips, and AJC New England for a lecture on King.


The Lost Tapes: Malcolm X

Wed. | February 28, 2018 | 6:30pm

BOS| African Meeting House


Join us for a screening of the latest Smithsonian Channel documentary and a panel discussion. 


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