The AAMI will reopen May 11, 2024.

Thank you for your interest in visiting the African American Museum of Iowa. The museum building is currently closed while we wrap up a major renovation project. Learn more about the project here.

During the closure you can continue to engage with the AAMI in a variety of ways. We’ve continued engaging with the public throughout our closure with off-site exhibits, educational programs, and traveling exhibits. Learn more about our upcoming programs here.

Thanks for your on-going support as the AAMI completes this exciting project!

Museum Hours

The AAMI building is currently closed and will reopen May 11, 2024. For more information about the renovation and our plans during the building closure, visit our Voices Inspiring Progress page

Tuesday – Friday | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Saturday | 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM


The AAMI building is currently closed to the public. At this time, mail can still be directed to:

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

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The Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street District website offers a business directory listing the many great places to eat in our neighborhood.

We are a proud partner of Museums for All

$1 admission is available to SNAP benefit recipients. Museums for All admission is available by presenting your EBT card and a valid photo ID. Up to 4 discount admissions per EBT card