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Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

315 East Warren Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
Phone: 313-494-5800
http://thewright.org

Welcome to the world's largest institution dedicated to the African-American experience! The Wright Museum provides learning opportunities, exhibitions, programs and events based on collections and research that explore the diverse history and culture of African-Americans and their African origins.

Amenities
Valet Parking
Distance from Downtown Detroit
4 miles
Distance from Metro Airport
17 miles
Hours
Tue.-Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m.
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Debit Card, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Events

  • I See Me: Reflections in Black Dolls, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

    Dates 09/20/2016 - 06/30/2017

    Hours Tue.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1 p.m.-5 p.m., closed Sun.

    http://thewright.org

    Organized by The Wright Museum, I See Me: Reflections in Black Dolls is designed for family enjoyment and doll collectors' amazement. The exhibition features an array of black dolls, dating from the ... read more

  • Shaping the Vessel: Mascoll + Samuel, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

    Dates 02/01/2017 - 08/01/2017

    Hours Tue.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1 p.m.-5 p.m., closed Mon.

    http://thewright.org

    This exhibition of twenty-six exquisite works in wood celebrates two artists at the pinnacle of their careers -- John Mascoll and Avelino Samuel -- whose first tool, a wood lathe given to the world by ... read more

  • Transitions of Walter Bailey: An Artist's Retrospective, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

    Dates 01/14/2017 - 05/28/2017

    Hours Tue.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1 p.m.-5 p.m., closed Mon.

    http://thewright.org

    Transitions of Walter Bailey: An Artist's Retrospective features 50 years of Bailey's artwork from the 1950's to the present. Divided into four sections, the exhibition begins with early-childhood ... read more

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