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The African American Museum of Southern Illinois


category : Ethnic Heritage
Located in the University Mall this is the only museum of its kind in Southern Illinois. Permanent exhibits include collections of African art and slave artifacts. Rotating displays have included the Underground Railroad message quilts & local art work.


Admission: Donations welcomed
Hours: Mon - Thur 12pm - 6pm. Fri - Sat 10am - 9pm. Sun 12pm - 5:30pm. Closed major holidays.
Address: 1237 W. Main Street
Phone: 618-457-2217
Wheelchair Accessible Facility

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The African American Museum of Southern Illinois

Located in the University Mall this is the only museum of its kind in Southern Illinois. Permanent exhibits include collectio...