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African-American Research Library and Cultural Center

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Address: 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Phone Number: +1 954-625-2800
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10:00 - 18:00
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Mon 12:00 - 20:00
Tue 10:00 - 18:00
Wed 12:00 - 20:00
Thu - Sun 10:00 - 18:00

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Really a nice library/museum. They had a really good exhibit about the struggles and accomplishments of African Americans in the US. Very heart rending and thought provoking. A... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
DianeD5
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Drove down to Sistrunk Blvd. & 27th Ave. to see Delevoe Park and the A-ARL&CC. Glad I did. As a white man born into a family whose religion was not tolerated by those in power and whose ancestors were killed or forced to flee their homelands in order to survive, I value the story of the struggle of the A-A... More 

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Thank rands222
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really a nice library/museum. They had a really good exhibit about the struggles and accomplishments of African Americans in the US. Very heart rending and thought provoking. A must see if you are in the area.

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Thank DianeD5
Miramar, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Great Art collections , paintings, sculptures, art wooden , art tech robot sculpture and amazing library book collections, great literature and history . security guard and systems video monitoring.

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Thank BetsyFrankGallery
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This library is state of the art. Absolutely beautiful, clean, gated, and quiet. I've been here a number of times, but it's a bit of a hike - I live downtown Ft Lauderdale. Great library overall.

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Thank CityMouse79
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Beatific and enlightening experience for all in our party. Great, intriguing exhibits wherever we looked. Could have spent all day browsing and reading.

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Thank sscott3202
Pompano Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This library is not just for the African American culture, but for all people. An addition to the library, there is a museum that features local artists talent, and several auditoriums for hosting events, seminars, workshops and meetings. There's easy access to Broward Blvd, Sunrise Blvd and 31st Avenue.

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Thank Dedrie F
Sunrise, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

From the beautiful multilevel atrium to the wonderfully painted circular room in the middle of the lobby, the building is quite impressive. I have attended some classes there in the past and it felt safe day and night. I love the community outreach. The desk security us always nice and the auditorium and meeting facilities are wonderful!

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Thank Lydia H
North Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Staff is helpful and courteous. Great event space inside as well. Keep up to date with local happenings. A great space to meet with friends for study as well as private study spaces are available. it's a great addition to the community.

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Thank SpanishNeedle
Croydon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Left feeling my thrust for knowledge was feed. Brilliant mobile exhibition of Jamaica art on the day.

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Thank jaqueline b
Lake Worth, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

I love this place for a weekend to do with the kids, I get to take then somewhere , different, get to experience different things. and just all around enjoy the museum experience

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