"When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace." Mandiba Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, 1918 - 2013
The DuSable Museum Store has a variety of materials available for purchase, including: Books, Prints, Gifts, Audio and video (tapes, cassettes, CDs & DVDs) Handcrafted jewelry, exotic home decor, clothing and more! Take advantage of your membership discount! DuSable Museum members receive a 10% discount on all store merchandise!
The DuSable Museum Women's Board cordially invites you to "A Red Carpet Holiday Affair", The 20th Annual Holiday Glitz on Sunday, December 8, 2013.
"When Good Broccoli Goes Bad" offer young people the historical and nutritional food information they need to help them learn the value of healthy eating.
Thursday December 26th thru Tuesday December 31st, 2013! Join us as we celebrate the 7 principles of Kwanzaa!
Join DuSable Museum as we discuss Michelle Alexander’s *“The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness.” This DuSable Book Club experience will include brief lectures and film excerpts around the topic of minority incarceration followed by a stimulating discussion*. For your convenience, the book will be available for purchase in DuSable’s gift shop.
On November 3rd, 2013 we will celebrate the birthday of our founder Dr. Margaret Burroughs, internationally prominent artist, educator, writer, and renowned founder of The DuSable Museum of African American History in Chicago!
On Saturday, November 2, 2013, Raub Welch will be on hand to discuss The Endangered Species exhibit. Raub Welch is a gifted artist, collector of antiques, and a sought after interior designer . . .
In the spirit of Smithsonian Museums, who offer free admission everyday, Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Ticket... for free.
Through music, poetry, and dance, emerging artists will pay homage to AfriCOBRA by presenting original . . .