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
Eluster Richardson, Artist in Residence
Levitticus Roberts, Education Coordinator
Paige Lee, Education Director
Dr. Aron Myers, Executive Director

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