California African American Museum

600 State Drive,Exposition Park, Los Angeles, CA 90037 - United States





Smithsonian Affiliate Museum

Free Everyday

The California African American Museum (CAAM) explores the art, history, and culture of African Americans, with an emphasis on California and the West. In addition to presenting a dynamic slate of exhibitions and public programs, CAAM houses a permanent collection of more than four thousand works of art, artifacts, and historical documents, and a publicly accessible research library containing more than twenty thousand volumes. CAAM is located in Los Angeles’ beautiful Exposition Park. Admission is free.


April Bey: Atlantica, The Gilda Region
Rights and Rituals: The Making of African American Debutante Culture
Sanford Biggers: Codeswitch
LaToya Ruby Frazier: The Last Cruze

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