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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture: Tours & Tickets

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National research library dedicated to documenting the experiences of peoples of African descent throughout the world.
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515 Malcolm X Blvd, Harlem, New York City, NY 10037-1801
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This center, which is part of the NY Public Library, is a veritable goldmine for anyone interested in black history and culture. It was the starting point for a tour of Harlem I had signed up for. An internet search for directions to the center perked my interest so much so
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Whether its geology research or history and culture This is the place to visit in NY for all interested in Black History and Culture . Located in Harlem. Before we had genetic ancestry we had the Schomburgh. In addition to material there are great exhibits and works by some of
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I'm a member of the Schomburg Library since before the new one was built as a child I would study in the original library on 135 St back in the 60s
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This is a must see if you're in Harlem. Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Black Power Movement this exhibit showcases some of the most influential figures in the Black community during the movement. There's another exhibit called the Lost Chapters and Manuscripts of the
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I've been waiting for years to visit the Schomburg. I was not dissapointed. This library/museum fulfilled everything I thought about it and more. It is a beautiful rendition of the work that Schomburg was trying to accomplish during his life. I loved the library collection,
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As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighbourhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighbourhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
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