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Community Call for Loan Objects

Do you consider yourself an activist? Have you attended protests,…

AAMI Introduces New Accessibility Programs

The African American Museum of Iowa is excited to announce…

Museum Day Tickets Now Available

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity…

2020 Gala Registrations Now Open!

  Registrations are now open for the 2020 History…

Juneteenth Vendor Registration Now Open

We are looking for vendors to join us for our 2020 Juneteenth…

Nikee Museum Store Holiday Sales

  Visit the Nikee Museum Store December 3 through…

Z 102.9 Community Spotlight

Earlier this month Communications Associate Jennifer Beall…

Get to Know Dr. Simon Estes

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Meet the 2019 History Makers

  Lorinda L. Ampey is a vital leader in the community…

Community Call for Loan Objects

Do you consider yourself an activist? Have you attended protests, created a piece of artwork, or been part of a group making change in your community? The AAMI is looking for objects (buttons, signs, t-shirts, hats, stickers, artwork, etc.) and photographs documenting the black experience in modern activism including BLM, sports protest, MeToo movement, and […]

African American Medical Pioneers

While we are closed in response to the spread of COVID-19, we want to ensure that our educational resources remain available to the public. Over the next few weeks, we will be sharing information from our exhibits and archives. For our first post during this time, we thought that it would be appropriate to share […]

AAMI Introduces New Accessibility Programs

The African American Museum of Iowa is excited to announce two new partnerships that will increase accessibility to the Museum for people of all backgrounds. Through the Museums for All and Adventure Pass programs, we will be able to offer free and reduced admission to members of the Cedar Rapids community and beyond who may […]