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The Green Book: Navigating to Freedom
January 22, 2022

“The Green Book: Navigating to Freedom”
Sat., Jan. 22, 2022 • 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Reduced $5 admission

Celebrate African Americans’ spirit of resilience in segregated mid-century America during “The Green Book: Navigating to Freedom” on Sat., Jan. 22, 2022. 

Presented in partnership with the Sojourner Truth African Heritage Museum, festivities include self-guided tours of The Negro Motorist Green Book developed by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) with author Candacy Taylor and sponsored by Exxon Mobil Corporation, plus screenings of the 2019 Smithsonian Channel film The Green Book: Guide to Freedom, crafts and story time reading activities for kids, music, poetry and more.

Reduced $5 general admission for visitors from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All attendees required to show proof of vaccination or a recent negative test for COVID-19 to enter event. For a complete event schedule or to buy advance admission, please visit this webpage starting at 10 a.m. on Mon., Jan. 10, 2022. 

Event subject to current visitor protocols. Please visit the COVID-19 page for information.