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California African American Museum

Charmaine Jefferson, Executive Director
600 State Drive Exposition Park
Los Angeles, CA 90037
(213) 744-7432

Open Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm; Sunday 11am – 5pm
Admission is free.

Designed by African American architects Jack Haywood and the late Vince Proby, the museum opened its doors to the public during the 1984 Summer Olympics.

Founded in 1981 and originally housed in temporary quarters, the museum includes three full-size exhibitions, galleries, a theater gallery, a 14,000 sq. foot sculpture court, a conference center, special events room, an archive and research library, administrative offices, exhibit design and storage space.

African American Fire Fighters Museum

1401 South Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 9002
(213) 744-1730

Open Sunday 1pm – 4pm; Tuesday and Thursday 10am – 2pm
Closed Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Individual visitors and group tours available.

"Over 100 Years of Service" The African American Fire Fighters Museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to collecting, conserving and sharing the heritage of the African American Fire Fighters.

The museum is housed at Old Fire Station 30. This station, which was one of two segregated fire stations in Los Angeles between 1924 and 1955, was established in 1913 to serve the Central Avenue community.

William Grant Still Art Center

2520 West View Street
Los Angeles, CA 90016
(213) 847-1540

A city facility, check for ongoing events and classes.

Ebony Repertory Theatre

Nate Holden Performing Arts Center
4718 West Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90016
(323) 964-9766