United States Louisiana New Orleans

The McKenna Museum of African-American Art

A museum dedicated to the preservation, exhibition, and recognition of African-American art and culture.

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The McKenna Museum was built around the preservation of Louisiana's African American culture, through collecting and exhibiting breathtaking work. This museum is important to the visual history of New Orleans and elevates stunning pieces and history in an impactful way.

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  • Art Galleries and Museums in New Orleans

    mustangdmv (Danielle Call)
    Enjoy more than just good drinks and music in New Orleans. Take some time to visit these museums. Be sure to get a piece to take home for your walls.
  • Art Museums and Galleries in New Orleans

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    The aesthetic history and culture of New Orleans are like nowhere else in the world, multicultural and breathtaking- get ready for a visual feast. These gorgeous museums and galleries highlight work from the African diaspora, emerging artists, and priceless pieces in picturesque settings. From learning local history to strolling through gardens adorned with contemporary sculptures, this list is for the art lovers out there.