Welcome to the DuSable Museum

 
 
 

CURATORIALLY SPEAKING

Hundreds of alumnae have worked in museums around the world, engaging members of their communities through art, science, and objects. We spoke with two Wellesley curators about their lives, art, and why museums matter, now more than ever.

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FEATURED EXHIBIT

EN MAS’: Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean

FEATURED EVENT

2017 Sounds of History Jazz Series

DuSable Museum of African American History

To promote understanding and inspire appreciation of the achievements, contributions,

and experiences of African Americans through exhibits, programs, and activities that

illustrate African and African American history, culture and art.

The History of Juneteenth

Today is Juneteenth, a celebration! Ashley Barnes takes us through the rich history of the holiday for the African American community at the Dusable Museum.

Featured News

DuSable Museum honors ‘Rising Star’ for leadership at home, church

DuSable Museum honors ‘Rising Star’ for leadership at home, church