Black Cultural Archive and Museum

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378 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, SW9 8RR
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This museum is a valuable resource of information on the multi-cultural and multi-ethnic nature of London's society and culture, with temporary exhibitions on diverse aspects of Black culture.

Displays include 'Sun a-shine, Rain a-fall', about the migration of peoples from the Caribbean to London in the 1950s and 1960s to work for London Transport. Further exhibitons explore: 'The History of the Black Presence in London', 'The Life of Mary Seacole' (a nurse in the Crimean War), and the 'Myth of the Mother'.


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Coldharbour London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
30-34 Southwell Road, SE5 | 4 minutes from Black Cultural Archive and Museum
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86-88 Gresham Rd, Brixton, London SW97NP | 6 minutes from Black Cultural Archive and Museum
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4 Hardess Street, Herne Hill, SE24 | 1 minute from Black Cultural Archive and Museum
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Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, SE5 | 13 minutes from Black Cultural Archive and Museum
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73 Dulwich Village, SE21 | 26 minutes from Black Cultural Archive and Museum
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