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National Museum of African American History and Culture

Posted in Awareness, CULTURE, HISTORY, North America with tags on February 8, 2010 by Mijiza Zeyzey

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, NMAAHC, announces plans to build a museum bearing the same name. The museum will be located on the National Mall near the Washington Monument. It is scheduled to open in 2015 and is the vision of architectural team of Freelon Adjaye Bond/Smith Group. The team was selected as the winners of a design competition held in January 2009. The architectural team envisions a world-class museum that will be the first green building on the National Mall.