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Detroit - Fall 2007

 

October 12-14, 2007


Detroit Michigan
The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
The world’s largest permanent exhibit on African American culture

  • Seven exhibition areas devoted to African Americans and their stories.
  • The Core Exhibit: And Still We Rise: Our Journey Through African American History and Culture. The interactive, multi-level exhibit opened to rave reviews in November 2004.
  • A Glass Dome, 100 feet in diameter and 55-feet high. The architectural wonder is two feet wider than the State Capitol dome.
  • The terrazzo tile creation, Genealogy, by Hubert Massey located in the Ford Freedom Rotunda floor.
  • The Louise Lovett Wright Research Library.
  • The General Motors Theater, a 317-seat facility for live performances, film screenings, lectures, presentations and more.
  • A Museum Store that sells authentic African and African American art, books and merchandise.

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