About the event organizer
Located in Los Angeles' Exposition Park, the California African American Museum's mission isu00a0to research, collect, preserve, and interpret for public enrichment the history, art, and culture of African Americans with an emphasis on California and the western United States.rnFounded in 1977, CAAM has a long and rich history. The first African American museum of art, history, and culture fully supported by a state, CAAM was the direct result of a sustained, multi-year campaign of activism undertaken by visionary founders and community members. Its creation was an early and tangible recognition by the State of California of the critically important role African Americans have played in the American Westu2019s cultural, economic, and political development.rnBy submitting your reservation you are opted in to receive our occasional e-newletter, where you can learn about ongoing programs. You may unsubscribe at any time. We look forward to staying connected!