Visit the African American Museum of Iowa

The African American Museum of Iowa welcomes visitors of all ages and backgrounds. Join us in downtown Cedar Rapids to learn about the rich history of our community.

Museum Hours

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday
Closed Sundays

General Admission

Adults: $5
Seniors: $4
Students/Youth: $2.50
Children under 5: Free
Members: Free

Find Us

55 12th Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
(319) 862-2101

Shop at the Nikee Museum Store

Visit the Nikee Museum Store to find unique African and African American inspired gift items and books for adults, children, families, churches and educators. Our ever-changing selection includes: traditional pieces like drums, sculptures and figurines; hand-beaded necklaces and earrings; 3-D magnets; art prints; greeting cards and books. We also offer gift certificates.

Nikee is a Ghanaian word meaning “gift.”