African American Museum

Explore original works of art at the African American Museum in Dallas. Exhibits include African American Fine Art, a small but interesting exhibit on African Art, and Folk Art. Docent-led tours promote close looking, thoughtful observation, conversation, personal response, analytical and creative thinking, as well as an appreciation and understanding of art in a variety of cultures. 

Contact Info:
Address: 3536 Grand Avenue, Dallas, TX 75210. Dallas County. Tel: 214-565-9026. Web: Email: Hrs: Tue.-Sat. 11AM-5PM.

Trip Info:
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, Social Studies.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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