The DuSable Museum of African American History

Upcoming Events

Featured Events

Missing Pages Lecture Series

All lectures will take place on the first and third Thursdays of the month, November 2014 to March 2015.

Missing Pages Lecture Series to bring focus to events, activities and achievements throughout history of this country and world. More »

Economic Vestiges of Enslavement

December 4, 2014

Lecturer: Dr. Authens (Asantewaa) Oppong Wadie, DePaul University and Concordia University, Missing Pages Lecture Series More »

The 21st Annual Holiday Glitz Benefit Gala

December 14, 2014

The DuSable Women’s Board is a group of women who are dedicated to increase memberships, awareness, and support of the museum. More »

Lecture by Art Burton, “THE BLACK WEST – Cowboys, Outlaws and Lawmen”

January 15, 2015

Art T. Burton has spent the better part of 20 years reclaiming the heritage of African Americans in the American West. More »

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Special Events

Special museum events held throughout the year.

8 Upcoming Events

Book Signings

Meet well-known African American authors at our book signing events.

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Watch various films about African American history and culture.

1 Upcoming Event

Lectures & Workshops

Attend lectures and workshops held by distinguished guests.

4 Upcoming Events

Musical Performances

Enjoy musical performances and concerts held at the museum.

1 Upcoming Event

Youth Programs

Educational events and programs geared towards children.

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