Photo by Michael Barnes, Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum

Together with local communities, the Anacostia Community Museum illuminates and amplifies our collective power.

As our neighborhoods undergo social, economic, and environmental changes that individuals alone cannot address, there is a need for communities to bring together their combined knowledge and strengths. As a museum that convenes people and ideas, ACM documents and preserves communities’ memories, struggles, and successes, and offers a platform where diverse voices and cultures can be heard. We believe that bridging disparate parts of our communities can bring collective action to bear on forging a better future togethe




Hours
Daily 10am-5pm. Closed December 25.
Admission
Free
Events
Thru Apr. 20, 2020Right to the City @Mt Pleasant Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020Right to the City @Woodridge Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020Right to the City @Anacostia Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020Right to the City @Shaw Neighborhood Library
Wed. Nov 20The Divide: What Happens When The Rich Get Richer
Sat. Dec 7Screen Printing for Social Change
Fri. Dec 13My Brooklyn
Sat. Dec 14Further Off the Straight & Narrow: New Gay Visibility on Television, 1998 - 2006
Fri. Dec 27ACM Kwanzaa Celebration
Sat. Jan 11, 2020Southwest Remembered: A Story of Urban Renewal
Sat. Jan 18, 2020A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Theodore Greene
Sat. Feb 22, 2020A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Stephen Danley
Sat. Mar 21, 2020A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Brandi T. Summers

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Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum

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