11th Annual Gala

Slideshows from the 11th Annual Fundraising Gala “Honoring Our Heritage”

Wecome June!

Meet our new Museum Coorinator, V. June Chappelle


Executive Director for the Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum

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Lincoln Home National Historic Site Presents the  Black History Month, Guest Ranger Series

Panel Discussion
Date: February 3
Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum, 1440 Monument, Ave. Springfield, IL

Ve'Amber Miller, Pullman National Historical Park
and Nick Sacco, Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site

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Free Musical Performance
Date: February 17
Time: 7 PM

Location: The Pharmacy Gallery and Art Space
623 E. Adams Street, Springfield, IL

Jade Perdue of the Arrowhead Jazz Band at New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park, Dr. Brian Stark of UIS and Local Musicians

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Tuesday-Saturday Noon until 4:00PM

Special events and private guided tours can be made outside of general admission times. Please call the office to schedule your event.


1440 Monument Avenue
Springfield, Illinois 62702
Email: siaahf@yahoo.com

Phone: (217 ) 391-6323



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