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African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey

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  • History Museums & Sites

Essential Information

661 Jackson Rd.
Dr. Martin Luther King Center
Newtonville, NJ 08346

609-704-5495

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

Website: http://www.aahmsnj.org

County: NJ - Outlying Areas

Free Admission?: Free

Ages:
All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents

Offers Field Trips?: yes

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