explore the best of the wright today

Entertaining. Educating. Inspiring.

Experience incredible moments from the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History through our new online collection.

Experience The Wright

Where history's well within reach.
  • 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.
  • Queen: From the Collection of CCH Pounder

    Featuring artwork by Africans, African-Americans, and artists from the Diaspora, the pieces on display in Queen are drawn from the personal collection of award-winning actress CCH Pounder, and span a range of styles and mediums.
  • And Still We Rise

    Explore our history—from the tragedy of the Middle Passage, to the heroism of the Civil Rights Movement and beyond.