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African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey

MapDr. Martin Luther King Center
661 Jackson Rd.

Newtonville, NJ 08346
609-704-5495
    Categories:
  • History Museums & Sites

Description:

This museum evolved from the personal collection of its founder Ralph Hunter. Today, it encompasses thousands of artifacts — drawings, paintings, advertisements, household items & other objects that offer glimpses into African American culture, past and present. See slave posters, read stories about Aunt Jemima & check out an original copy of the 1899 children’s book Little Black Sambo, Hunter’s first museum acquisition.

Additional Information:

County: NJ - Outlying Areas
Free Admission?: Free
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 0 Kindergarten
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