Free Admission Day: Juneteenth at the Museum
This event has ended. It was scheduled for 6/19/2021.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 19Anchorage Museum
Join us Saturday, June 19, as we recognize Juneteenth, the day commemorating of the ending of slavery in the United States. Visit Black Lives in Alaska: Journey, Justice, Joy, an exhibition presenting the Black experience in Alaska.
While you visit, take some time to watch "Hekima (Wisdom): Their History is Our History," presented by Cyrano’s Theatre Company. This documentary film features interviews with some of the most influential longtime members of Alaska's Black community. "Hekima" showcases the journey that brought these movers and shakers to the 49th state, while elevating stories of resistance, triumph, and joy.
Free admission made possible by Alaska USA Federal Credit Union.