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African American Museum

The purpose of the African American Museum of Southern Illinois is to identify, preserve, and portray outstanding achievements in African American history and culture. Founded in 1997, the museum is a non-profit organization run solely by volunteers. It is home to hundreds of artifacts, photographs, quilts, literary works and displays. This unique museum invites delight and introspection with rotating exhibits throughout the year serving visitors from the region and beyond.

Mailing Address: PO Box 1772, Marion, IL 62959

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Phone: 618.997.3700

SOuthern Illinois Community FOundation is a ReGISTERED CHArity in the State of ILlinois

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