National Museum of African Art

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Originally located in a row of Capitol Hill town houses, the National Museum of African Art today occupies more spacious quarters in the underground Smithsonian Quadrangle complex. Devoted to the research, acquisition and display of traditional African arts, especially those of the sub-Saharan regions, the museum possesses a permanent collection of over 7,000 items.

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950 Independence Ave SW

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« The Castle »
The turreted red sandstone "castle" on
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Smithsonian Quadrangle
Smithsonian Quadrangle
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Enid A. Haupt Garden
Enid A. Haupt Garden
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Freer and Sackler Galleries
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National Museum of Natural History
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« The Castle »
« The Castle »
The turreted red sandstone "castle" on
0:15
Smithsonian Quadrangle
Smithsonian Quadrangle
Topped by a street-level garden, this
0:30
Freer and Sackler Galleries
Freer and Sackler Galleries
The Sackler Gallery is dedicated to the
2:00
See all