Honoring the Lives of Rev. C.T. Vivian and U.S. Rep. John Lewis: See President & CEO Neil Barclay's official statement and more.


Keep History Alive

Rediscover the Wright

We're at a critical juncture in our history. Not just as a museum, but as a country. Help us reach our $250,000 fundraising goal. When you make a contribution, you're ensuring that our mission to preserve and celebrate African American history and culture can continue.

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Experience The Wright

Where history's well within reach.
  • COVID-19: African Americans & Racial Health Disparities

    Presented in partnership with Detroit Public Television, this series features nationally recognized scholars, medical and legal experts, and dedicated front-line activists who unpack the root causes of environmental racism and discriminatory government policies, which have exacerbated mental health challenges and delayed effective solutions.
  • And Still We Rise

    From the tragedy of the Middle Passage to the heroism of the Civil Rights Movement and beyond, And Still We Rise offers a comprehensive look at the history of African-American resilience.
  • Wright Now

    Entertaining. Educating. Inspiring. Experience incredible moments from the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History through our new online collection.
  • In Memoriam

    Devastated by the loss of many African Americans due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Charles H. Wright Museum acknowledges their life and legacy.