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June 13, 2022

Behind the Mask: Black Power in Comics

Behind the Mask: Black Power in Comics explores the painful and triumphant history of African Americans in comic books. Behind the Mask delves into the history of black comic book characters. With a few exceptions, early black comic characters were rarely featured as heroes. In the past, it was more common to see Blacks represented […]

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June 8, 2022

Hooked Rug Exhibit

This Civil War Museum will be resplendent in color and patterns through the artistic bent of local residents and their artistic ancestors. The community is known for its crafting abilities, as our extensive Fall Quilt Show of last year proved. The small town of Carrollton offers visitors a wonderful shopping experience and fine dining.

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June 1, 2022

Paul Laurence Dunbar: Diamond of the Gem City

The new exhibit, Paul Laurence Dunbar: Diamond of the Gem City, highlights the life, work, and legacy of the multi-faceted writer through a series of text panels, archival materials, and three-dimensional objects. The exhibit was created by NAAMCC in collaboration with National Park Service’s Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park (DAAV). Born in Dayton in […]

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June 1, 2022

Exhibit • Rhythm of Revolution-The Transformative Power of Black Art 1619 to the Present

Extended to 2023!

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February 27, 2022

World War I-Era Collections Display, 1914-1919

See a special display commemorating the centennial of the United States entering World War I.

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February 27, 2022

The Great Collections Experiment

Explore new ways of displaying and sharing our vast collection.

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February 3, 2022

Exhibit • The Wandering Years

Exhibit • The Wandering Years Fri., Jan. 7-Sun., May 1, 2022 • Open During Museum Hours Shaker Historical Museum, Shaker Heights Featuring archival materials, objects from our collection and stories from early trustees, this exhibit kicks off Shaker Historical Society’s year-long 75th anniversary celebration. Travel back in time to meet the group of residents passionate about […]

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February 2, 2022

Exhibit • What’s In Your Attic? Selections From Our Permanent Collection

We've opened up our collections storage for everyone to see and experience!

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February 2, 2022

Exhibit • Queens of the Heartland

Take a Virtual Tour of the exhibit using the link below.

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February 2, 2022

2022 Art of Soul! Juried Art Show

Join us on Sat. Feb. 25, 2023 at The National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center for the 2021 Art of Soul! Awards Ceremony!