Located at 170 NW Fifth Avenue in Delray Beach Florida, the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is a black history museum and cultural center dedicated to sharing the cultural contributions of people of African descent. In addition to rotating exhibits, the museum hosts a history preservation bus tour, youth programming, genealogy workshops, lectures and panel discussions and MLK, Juneteenth and Kwanzaa celebrations. Exhibit Hours are 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday. Admission: $10; Members are free.
Spady Museum Showcases the Talents of Miami-Born Haitian Artist Edouard Duval-Carrié, Nov. 10-April 26
Happy Birthday to abolitionist and author Frederick Douglass (born on this day in 1818)! In 1926 historian Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life chose the second week of February to be "Negro History Week" because Douglass's birthday fell on the 14th and Abraham Lincoln's on the 12th.
Haven't seen our current exhibition? Seen it once, but want to get to know it a little better? Seen it MORE than once, but still itching for further explanation? Come to our Curator's brunch on March 9th from 12-2 pm to hear our Exhibition's Coordinator, Khaulah Naima Nuruddin's perspective on her choices when putting our current exhibition, Decolonizing Refinement, together. Expect lively conversation and light breakfast foods. This event is FREE and open to the public. We can't wait to see you there!