Address
419 East Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301
phone: 850-681-7881
fax: 850-681-7000
e-mail: staff@rileymuseum.org
web: www.rileymuseum.org
Hours
Admissions
Adults $2
Children $1
Museum Type(s)
Art
Services
Gift Shop
Staff
Althemese Barnes, Operations Manager
phone: 850-681-7881
Eluster Richardson, Artist in Residence
Levitticus Roberts, Education Coordinator
Dr. Tameka Hobbs, Consultant/Volunteer

Description

The mission of the John Gilmore Riley Center/ Museum of African-American History and Culture is to restore and preserve the Riley House and its collections, and to research and interpret materials related to African-American history in Tallahassee and the State of Florida.

Mission

To preserve the cultural and educational history of African-Americans in Tallahassee and Florida from the period of reconstruction through the Civil Rights Movement. This 1890 built historic house is a visual footnote embellishing the lives of African-Americans, as they relate to ancestry, ways of life and traditions.

Governance

Private, Non-Profit

Services

Gift Shop