National Museum of African Art

Explore the National Museum of African Art’s exhibitions either with guide or independently. Appointments are required of all school groups visiting the museum. Tours are based on objects and themes reflected in the museum’s collections and exhibitions. The museum offers school programs such as Stories can take us places!, Africa Book Club, Sounds of Africa, and Studio Art Workshops which focus on African culture using various art forms.
 
Contact Info
Address: 950 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20560. District of Columbia. Tel: 202-633-4600. Website: africa.si.edu. Hrs: 10AM - 5:30PM Daily, except December 25.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Free.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, Social Studies.