Welcome to AAAM’s global directory of African American Museums and affiliate institutions. This database is comprised of over 300 sites (including: museums, archives, libraries, galleries, historical societies, and cultural centers) and provides a summary profile of their location, contact information, organizational mission, and AAAM membership status.

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Alabama State Black Archives Research Center and Museum

Other 4900 Meridian Street NW Hunstville Alabama 35811 Home Phone: 256-372-5846 Website: https://www.aamu.edu/academics/library-learning-resources-center/state-black-archives-museum/
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As an Archive
To obtain, preserve, conserve and hold materials on African American history and culture related to their achievements and general experiences;

As a Research Center
To make such materials on African American history and culture available to scholars and others who seek materials for educational and cultural purposes;

As a Museum
To display materials on African Americans in such manner as to enhance the general public awareness about African American history and culture.