The DuSable Museum of African American History

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Half of a Yellow Sun

Sunday, August 3, 2014

South Side Chicago Premier! More »

Wrigley Field Centennial Seats!

Place your bid between Now thru August 10

Ernie Banks Statue Dedication and Number Retirement :: Seats designed by The DuSable Museum of African American History More »

“Steppin” Under the Stars!

Every Third Friday This Summer!

Featuring Celebrity DJ’s -- Professional and novice steppers are welcome! More »

Sounds of History 2014 Jazz Series

Every Third Wednesday This Summer!

NEXT UP, August 20th: Funkin with Acoustic Soul-Tribute to Jimi Hendrix and James Brown More »

Movies in the Park!

Every Third Saturday June, July, & August

In August we screen “20 Feet From Stardom” starring Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer and Patti Austin. More »

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Special Events

Special museum events held throughout the year.

10 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.

2 Upcoming Events

Lectures & Workshops

Attend lectures and workshops held by distinguished guests.

1 Upcoming Event

Musical Performances

Enjoy musical performances and concerts held at the museum.

2 Upcoming Events

Youth Programs

Educational events and programs geared towards children.

1 Upcoming Event