Since its inception, the Museum has prevailed with your support and we NEED you now more than ever! Our operational costs continue to escalate even though we have significantly reduced expenses while trying to maintain services to you. Memberships support the daily expenses of operating the Museum and our current number of members is not enough to sustain us or ensure our continued growth. We need 20,000 Museum members and the first one starts with you.
The future is bright and our community is the foundation on
This year, we will open three major exhibitions, A is for Africa, a hands-on exhibit for children; Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America; and the new blockbuster core exhibition, And Still We Rise: Our Journey Through African American History and Culture.
Over the years, thousands of children and adults from all over the world have walked through the doors of the largest African American History museum in the United States to view exhibitions or to participate in our programs. As a member of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, you will help ensure that future generations will have similar experiences.
In addition, your membership provides you with a unique set of BENEFITS, a tax deduction, along with the personal satisfaction of knowing that your annual membership is helping the museum meet its ongoing financial needs.
It Takes A Community to Sustain A Museum: