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Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum

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The museum presents the historic voice of this St. Petersburg, Florida community from the perspective of local, regional, and national history, culture, and community. It is another demonstration of the commitment to revitalize the Midtown St. Petersburg area.​

The museum joins Mercy Hospital at the Johnnie Ruth Clarke Health Center, the Royal Theater Boys and Girls Club, and the renovated Manhattan Casino as evidence of the renaissance of this area.

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The Woodson honors Ryan Smith and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Super Bowl Champions

February 8, 2021

Ryan Smith, Tampa Bay Buccaneer

We are proud of the African American History Ryan represents as the ONLY “starting” team member of the Bucs representing an HBCU.

Go Bucs! Go Ryan!

 

Current Exhibit

Woodson Warrior Scholarship Auction – Private Viewing

When

March 1-13, 2021

Where

Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum

Admission

Private Walk Through / Registered Auction Participants

What

“We wanted the supporters and collectors that will be attending the online auction to see the artwork in person”
– James Mack – Woodson Warriors Scholarships Fund Board Member

After you register for the March 14th Woodson Warriors Art Auction – Schedule your private walk through of the art collection with founder Jane Bunker in person at the Dr Carter G Woodson Museum.

Click here to schedule a time with Jane

Live Auction Artwork by:

  • Jane Bunker
  • Steven Kenny
  • Mark Aeling
  • Brenda McMahon
  • Duncan McClellan

Woodson Warriors Scholarship Auction – Exhibit Preview

When

March 1-13, 2021

Where

Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum

Admission

Free and Open to the Public

What

Art will be on exhibit by appointment March 1-13, 2021 at the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum 2240 9th Ave. So., St. Petersburg FL

Public Viewing Appointments
masonmorfit@gmail.com or 505.577.0150
janewbunker@gmail.com or 505.577.8018

St. Petersburg Black Lives Matter Quilt

When

Currently on Display | Viewed by appointment only.

Where

Carter G Woodson Museum

Admission

Free and open to the public.

What

The Tapestry of a Knitted Community
Curated by NaKena Cromartie

Black Lives Matter Mural

When

Currently on Display

Where

Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum

Admission

Open to the Public

What

This community’s first BLACK LIVES MATTER mural is the most beautiful one in the nation, and it is the welcoming mat to our most historic African American community Jordan Park, and the beautiful Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum. While the museum remains closed, all are invited to visit the new mural.

T-shirts 👕

PURCHASE A T-SHIRT OR MURAL PRINT HERE

The “Free-ish” t-shirts and Black Lives Matter Mural t-shirts are now available for a $20.00 donation.

Also available are the Black Lives Matter Mural Prints.

Items are available for pick-up Tuesday – Friday, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Upcoming Events

Woodson Warriors Scholarship Auction

When

March 14, 2021 | 5pm

Where

Virtual Auction | Free Registration to Attend

Admission

Free and Open to the Public

What

The second annual auction will be held virtually at the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum on March 14, 2021, starting at 5pm, with the live auction at 5:30pm.

Registration

To attend, register for free by using on of these methods:

All proceeds from the sale of these items and donations will be awarded to African American college-bound scholars from St Petersburg, Florida.

Art will be on exhibit by appointment March 1-13, 2021 at the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum 2240 9th Ave. So., St. Petersburg FL. Learn more…

Live Auction Artwork by:

  • Jane Bunker
  • Steven Kenny
  • Mark Aeling
  • Brenda McMahon
  • Duncan McClellan

Performances by:

  • Alex Harris
  • Jon & James
  • Urban Gypsies