Anacostia Community Museum

The Smithsonian's only neighborhood museum examines the history and culture of African Americans.
Daily 10 am-5 pm
Anacostia (Green Line)

Jewish Immigrants in Washington, D.C. During the Civil War

Zachary Paul Levine of the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington discusses the influx of Jewish immigrants to the city during the war.
12/26 - 12/29

Kwanzaa! Kwanzaa!

Celebrate the traditional African American holiday with arts, crafts and music during the museum's three-day event. Entertainment includes a performance by the KanKouran West African Dance Company and a talk by illustrator and animator Nabeeh Bilal.
Through 1/4/15

Ubuhle Women, Beadwork and the Art of Independence

This exhibition highlights a form of bead art, ndwango (which translates as "cloth"), developed by a community of women living and working together in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Through 12/12/20

Black Baseball in the District of Columbia

An examination of the national pastime in the African American community.