The African American Museum of Iowa is located in the New Bohemia Cultural District of Cedar Rapids, IA. It houses two exhibits, a beautiful rental hall, and the Nikee Museum Gift Shop.
Location: African American Museum of Iowa
Time: 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
55 12th Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Next Upcoming Date: Friday, October 2 2020
Explore contemporary social movements from Black Lives Matter to #MeToo and more in our newest exhibit.
Unwavering: 21st Century Activism, will examine how these movements are entwined in the lives of African Americans throughout the country, with a special focus on events that have sparked activism in Iowa. Visitors will not only explore how technology has shaped modern movements built on the work of earlier black activists, but also have the opportunity to reflect on ways to create positive change in their own communities.