Mitchelville October Newsletter
Blues and BBQ in historic Mitchelville
Mitchelville Preservation Project will host Blues and BBQ in historic Mitchelville. The dinner and dance will be headlined by Deas Guyz. The signature event features a slow-cooked bbq dinner paired with handcrafted desserts, prepared with traditional lowcountry recipes. A cash bar is available for beer, wine and spirits.
National Museum of African American History and Culture
On September 24, 2016 the museum’s staff—which now numbers nearly 200— formally welcomed the public into the National Museum of African American History and Culture, the Smithsonian Institution’s 19th museum. The $540 million building on the National Mall, with 400,000 square feet houses and displays some of the more than 35,000 artifacts that have been collected from all over the world. The National Museum of African American History and Culture is located at 1400 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C., between Madison Drive and Constitution Avenue and 14th and 15th Streets, NW, Washington, D.C. The Museum is open 7-days a week, 364 days a year. Our regular operating hours are from 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. For more information about the museum go to https://nmaahc.si.edu. and more!!!