Celebrate black history, art, and culture at NAAM. Enjoy 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.
September’s feature film "Beloved" is an adaptation of Toni Morrison’s novel "Beloved." We celebrate the life and legacy of one of history’s most prolific writers, Toni Morrison. The Northwest African American Museum is in continued mourning at the loss of a literary pillar and historically informed architect that both continued and transformed storytelling of the black experience. This film screening is free & open to the public.