Welcome to the International African American Museum! Advanced timed tickets are required for all visitors. Popular dates and times may be sold out.
14 Wharfside StreetCharleston, SC 29401
Museum open 10am to 5pm (last entry 4:00 PM) Tuesday-Sunday. Closed Monday.
IAAM will challenge, illuminate, inspire and, ultimately, will move people to action.
14 Wharfside Street — Charleston, SC 29401
January 1, 2024 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us in commemorating the Emancipation Proclamation with by participating in the Emancipation Parade! The International African American Museum is proud to have a float in the procession and host an engaging booth at Gadsdenboro Park afterwards. We are honored to have our esteemed President & CEO, Dr. Tonya Matthews, as a featured speaker. The event promises a rich tapestry of entertainment, a variety of food trucks, and much more. The parade will commence at Burke High School and culminate at Gadsdenboro Park, right in front of the museum. This promises to be a day of reflection, celebration, and community spirit.