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Housed in four vaulted galleries, this museum explores the African-American experience through exhibits and displays. Closed Mondays. The African American Museum is the only institution of its kind in the Southwest offering an impressive collection of African and African American art, featuring one of the largest folk art collections in the nation. It is a treasury of art and culture recognized as a vital part of the black heritage.
Open: Tues. - Fri. 12:00pm - 5:00pm; Sat. 10:00am - 5:00pm; Sun. 1:00pm - 5:00pm Closed: Mondays Admission: Free
Fair Park Attractions: Music Hall; African American Museum; Dallas Museum of Natural History; The Dallas Aquarium; Gexa Energy Pavilion; Age of Steam Railroad; The Cotton Bowl; Hall of State
Award-winning authors, poets and artists will again come to Dallas for the 12th annual Tulisoma South Dallas Book Fair and Arts Festival. Tulisoma, Swahili for "we read", is a community-based literary festival promoting literacy and the arts in the South Dallas/Fair Park area. Founded in 2003, by former City Co... more