Trip Planned to The National Museum of African-American History & Culture
Join Race for the Cure team, Team Lindsay on Sunday, July 23, 2017 for a trip to the National Museum of African-American History and Culture. The trip will leave from Harbor Park promptly at 6:00 a.m. and will return at 9:00 p.m. the same day. You will have an opportunity to view collection highlights which include Nat Turner’s bible; an extensive repository of photos and film documenting everyday Black life; a segregation-era Southern Railway car; African-American ephemera examining the Double Victory Military Experience; Michael Jackson’s fedora; and works by prolific artists, such as Charles Alston, Elizabeth Catlett, Romare Bearden, and Henry O. Tanner.
The museum also features Sweet Home Café. The 2017 James Beard Award nominated Sweet Home Café boasts both refined and down-home cooking intricately linked to the geographic regions that inspired each dish, revealing stories about African American culture through food. The café is open 10a.m. – 5:00p.m. daily. Cost is $45.00 per person. Limited Seating. To register click here.