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About the Museum
Upcoming Events

Operating Hours

Our administrative staff can be reached Monday through Saturday from 9am to 5pm, at the Snypse-Allen House, adjacent to the museum.
Call to Schedule a Black Heritage Tour.

Guided Museum Tour Times

Tuesday-Saturday
9:30 am, 10:30 am
Closed Noon to 1 pm.
1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm,
4:00 pm
Reservations are encouraged. Group tours of 10 or more visitors must be booked in advance. The museum is open Sundays only for special events.


Admission Prices

Adults - $7.00
Seniors (62+); military & family - $5.00
Youth 18 years and under - $3.00
Preschool and SEMC members - Free
The museum is handicapped accessible throughout the building.

Trolley Tour Times
(when available)

9:30 am, 10:30 am
1 pm, 2 pm, 3pm

 

Annual Quilt Exhibition
October 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017

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Senior Luncheon
October 11, 2017

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Quilt Exhibition Reception
October 29, 2017

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Brunch with Santa
December 3, 2017

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Spirit of Christmas Senior Luncheon
December 13, 2017

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Exhibitions/Events for September - December 2017

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Annual Quilt Exhibition

October 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017
Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

Senior Luncheon
October 11, 2017, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

Reception
October 29, 2017, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

As the October leaves are turning red, The Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild from Atlanta, Georgia has brought twenty exquisitely stitched quilts for a spectacular Annual Quilting exhibition.

The Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild of Atlanta, GA is a diverse group of African-American quilters from all over the metropolitan area. The crafters of this guild have gained popularity both regionally and nationally. This is their fifth visit to the museum, becoming a staple of the November to December schedule.

The first of two special events tied to the Quilting Exhibition is the Senior Luncheon on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 11:30 am until 1:00 pm. It will feature a panel of renown quilters. Cost is $11.00 per person. Lunch will be provided. RSVP with payment is required by Tuesday, October 10, 2017.

There will also be a reception for the Quilt Exhibition held on Sunday, October 29, from 3:30pm -5:00pm at the Museum. Refreshments will be served and members of the Brown Sugar Stitchers will be in attendance. Please join us as quilt lovers explore the artistry and history of quilting.

The Laney Museum is the cornerstone for the cultural and historical preservation of African American history in Augusta and surrounding area. Support of the Gala benefits the preservation of Augusta’s Destination for Black History, the Museum’s important local historic programs and fine art advocacy, while ensuring that awareness of Augusta’s rich black heritage continues to grow for future generations.


 

 

Brunch with Santa

December 3, 2017
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

The Lucy Craft Laney Museum, Delta Academy, Jack and Jill Inc., and Heritage Pines Home Owners Association, invite you to join us, as we present the Annual Brunch with Santa Experience from 9:30am - 1:00pm. All children are welcome to enjoy a chat with Santa, play games, make crafts, sing Christmas Carols, listen to Christmas Carols, and enjoy delectable treats. We will also take a trolley ride through the Laney Walker Historic District to view the holiday decorations and learn more about the neighborhood historical treasures.

 

Spirit of Christmas Senior Luncheon

December 13, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

The renown Augusta Chorale will be our honored guest for the December Senior Luncheon on December 13th, from 11:30 – 1:00pm, as we continue to welcome the spirit of Christmas and the holiday season through their melodious voices. Rev. Dr. Charles E. Goodman, Jr. of Tabernacle Baptist Church, faithfully returns to bless us with the spirit of the season. A delicious, catered holiday theme luncheon will be served. Your reservation is needed by Monday December 11th.

The cost is $11.00.


The mission of the Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History is to promote the legacy
of Miss Lucy Craft Laney through art, history, and the preservation of her home.