The Hampton University Museum

100 Queen and Tyler sts.
Hampton, VA 23668- Map It
(757) 727-5308

AAA Editor Notes

The Hampton University Museum is off I-64 exit 267 then w. on Hampton University’s Tyler St., following signs. Founded in 1868, it is the oldest African-American museum in the country. Displays include a collection of traditional art objects and artifacts from North America and sub-Saharan Africa. Also featured are Native American art and works by classic African-American and African artists. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. noon-4. Closed major holidays.