Thursday, October 24, 2013

400 YEARS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY & CULTURE @ THE REGINALD F. LEWIS MUSEUM

WHEN: November 2, 2013-March 2, 2014
WHERE:
Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture, 830 Pratt St., Baltimore
VISITORS INFORMATION AND TICKETS HERE

The Kinsey Collection: Shared Treasures of Bernard & Shirley Kinsey - Where Art & History Intersect is a world-class collection of art and artifacts chronicling over 400 years of African American history and culture from the 1600s to the present. Highlights include an early copy of the Emancipation Proclamation, the Dred Scott Decision, a signed copy of Brown vs. Board of Education, and works from prominent Harlem Renaissance artists. Katie Couric has called The Kinsey Collection a "cultural inheritance."

Organized by The Bernard & Shirley Kinsey Foundation for Arts & Education and KBK Enterprises, Incorporated. Presented by Wells Fargo, Honoring the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.

Parking: $6 validated parking available across the street at the PMI Garage at 815 E. Pratt Street. Bring parking ticket with you to be validated at the museum. Metered parking surrounding museum and Little Italy.

For visitor information, visit RFLewisMuseum.org.

Image: The Cultivators, Samuel L. Dunson, Jr., Courtesy of The Kinsey Collection