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CREDIT: Photo by G. Widman for Visit Philadelphia™

CREDIT: Photo by M. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

CREDIT: Photo by M. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

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Where To Celebrate Black History Month In Philadelphia In 2015

Our top picks for this city-wide celebration of African American culture

Since Philadelphia’s earliest days, African American culture has played an influential role in shaping the city’s unique color and personality. This February, Philadelphia celebrates this rich history and heritage with a host of Black History Month special events, exhibitions, film screenings and family-friendly activities.

Locals and visitors can view the work of notable black artists at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Represent: 200 Years of African American Art exhibit, enjoy art and community programs at The African American Museum in Philadelphia, and catch live performances by a stellar lineup of regional and international acts at one of our many performance venues, including The Kimmel Center, World Cafe Live and The Annenberg Center.

Plan your trip to Philadelphia in advance and save with a hotel package, including the popular Visit Philly Overnight™ Hotel Package where your car stays FREE.

Discover more 2015 highlights for Black History Month in Philadelphia, below:

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