The Alexandria Black History Museum includes the Museum, the Watson Reading Room, and the Alexandria African American Heritage Park. Other African American historic sites in Alexandria include the Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery Memorial, and the Freedom House Museum.
Museum and Office Hours
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday and Monday: Closed
Closed: New Year's Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas
Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and by appointment.
Email the Black History Museum.
Open by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact the museum’s curators at 703.746.4356 or by email.
American Alliance of Museums