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The Museum of African American History is dedicated to preserving, conserving and accurately interpreting the contributions of African Americans in New England from the colonial period through the 19th century.

 

 

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The African Meeting House

29 York Street, Nantucket


Boston-Higginbotham House

27 York Street, Nantucket

NEW SUMMER HOURS

 

Spring & Summer: June - September      

12pm - 4pm - Sundays

10am - 4pm - Monday - Friday 
10am - 2pm - Saturdays
, plus...

9am & 3pm - Saturday New Guinea Walk & Talk (walking black heritage tours)

Other hours by appointment

 

Fall: October - December       

11am - 4pm - Tuesday - Sunday           

Other hours/days by appointment

 

Winter: January - May

11am - 4pm - Friday - Sunday           

Other hours/days by appointment

 


Museum Admission
Adults- $5.00

Members- Free

Children 12 and under- Free

Youth (13-17)- $3.00

Seniors 62+ $3.00

Contact us:
Museum of African American History
P.O. Box 2637
Nantucket, MA 02584-2637
508-228-9833

An ideal location for your next event:
Make plans to visit the Meeting House and consider planning a wedding, lecture, or other special event there. The pristinely restored building accommodates 80 in comfortable pew seating.
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African Meeting House, Nantucket

Photo by Claudia Kronenberg

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