A photo of an empty street, digitally added text and graphics Mirror with a Memory Podcast

As part of the Hillman Photography Initiative, we have launched our first-ever podcast series, Mirror With A Memory. This six-episode podcast explores the intersection of photography, surveillance, and artificial intelligence and features renowned experts from around the world.

Starting February 1, a new episode will be released every week—check out the schedule and listen now!

Your Health & Safety

The health and safety of museum visitors and staff is our highest priority. We are taking a variety of measures including limiting capacity, temperature checks, and timed tickets to visit.

If you consider yourself high-risk due to age (65+) or a medical condition, we have designated a time for you to visit: Wednesdays, 10 a.m.—noon.

Explore Our Collection

Discover the depth, diversity, and idiosyncrasy of our collection that spans visual art, design, and architecture.

Teenie Harris Archive

Over 70,000 photographs make up one of the most detailed and intimate historical records of the Black life in America.


The museum’s award-winning online journal offers a deeper look into the artists we exhibit, the artworks we collect, and the communities we serve.