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Call: (404) 523-2739 or visit www.apexmuseum.org
African-American Panoramic Experience features permanent exhibits depicting history from the perspective of African-Americans. Includes a replica of the Yates and Milton Drug Store, one of Atlanta's first black-owned businesses, and other artifacts, photographs and multimedia presentations on the African-American cultural experience.

Showing Business in the Black documentary at Apex Museum

Thursday November 8, 2018 01:00 am EST
A showing of the documentary that examines the rise of black business in America

Pre-reception with speakers discussing the history of black business in Atlanta Q&A with the filmmaker You'll love this film

For trailer and to order the DVD go to www.businessintheblack.net

Cost: $10

"Restoration, Remembrance, Reunion" w/ the Historic Oakland Foundation

Monday June 12, 2017 06:00 pm EDT
Prior to embarking on its biggest restoration project in years, the restoration of the African-American grounds, the Historic Oakland Foundation invites the public to learn about the project, participate and give feedback. The conversation will be facilitated by David Moore, the executive director o...
Cost: Free-$6

Black History Celebration Hosted by 1st African American Female Nascar Driver Tia Norfleet

Wednesday February 24, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Come Explore The Astonishing Apex MuseumUnite with beautiful individuals! Don't miss this golden event to enjoy networking! Special Guest HostTia Norfleet! 1st. African American Female NASCAR Driver! Red Carpet Begins at 5PM SHARP!Join us! I'm excited aboout meeting the new and catching up with t...
Cost: $10

INMATE 1142980: The Desiree Lee Story (Book Signing)

Friday March 21, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
The Desiree Lee Story is an inspiring account of a 17 year old, high school graduate with a 3.8 GPA and two basketball scholarships. What was a promising future turned upside down in a matter of days. Desiree found herself, not on a basketball court but a criminal court, facing a possible 135 year p...
Cost: FREE

Women's History Month Program

Friday March 16, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Business casual attire event with light refreshments. Guest speaker Mrs. Evelyn Lowery will speak.
Cost: Free

We Are The Village Book Debut

Wednesday February 29, 2012 07:00 pm EST
A book launch and Women's History Month celebration, presented by Sisters of Today and Tomorrow.
Cost: Free

Sankofa II

Tuesday February 28, 2012 07:00 pm EST
The voyage continues as Sankofa II takes visitors across the globe with original collections of African art & artifacts consisting of 110 pieces predominantly from West Africa. Sankofa is associated with a proverb that translates, “it is not wrong to go back for that which you have forgotten.” For m...

Great Minds: Defying the Odds

Tuesday February 28, 2012 07:00 pm EST
To reinforce the importance of education, The APEX Museum hosts Great Minds: Defying the Odds, an exhibit following George Washington Carver, WEB DuBois, Paul Dunbar, Frederick Douglas, Dr. Charles Drew, Booker T. Washington and Dr. Daniel Hale Williams on their journeys as black men defying the odd...

ADMIT Mobile Studio

Tuesday February 28, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Part of The Apex Museum’s ongoing “Edutainment” programming, ADMIT Mobile Studio will uplift at-risk youths by teaching them about music business careers and letting them record positive songs in professional quality recording studios. This nonviolence project, “Be Cool Not Cruel,” will give youth a...

Big Kidz Foundation: Black History Celebration with Killer Mike

Friday February 17, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Hosted by Big Kidz and Big Boi, the Black History Month Celebration's keynote speaker will be Michael Killer Mike" Render
Cost: Free
135 Auburn Ave. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30303
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