Celebrate our 10th Anniversary at NAAM with our new exhibitions, special events, and learn more about YOURSELF in our genealogy center! Discover fun facts about the history of African Americans in the Pacific Northwest. Open Wednesday through Sunday, we sit on the Jimi Hendrix Park in the heart of the Central District.
NAAM has been named a national finalist by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the 2019 National Medal for Museum Service Award, the nation's highest and most prestigious federal award bestowed upon a museum in the United States.
Rochelle Riley, an African-American female journalist and columnist for the Detroit Free Press in Detroit, Michigan, United States, has been an advocate in her column for improved race relations, literacy, community building, and children.