National Building Museum

Offsite Tour: U Street: The Art & Soul of Black Broadway

Saturday, March 7, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

U St Black Broadway tour 2.jpgSee and hear the musical heritage of the area formerly known as Black Broadway on the streets and back alleys of the Shaw and U Street neighborhoods. Join Tim Wright of Attucks Adams to learn how murals, theatres, music venues, and memorials embrace the musical history of the city - from jazz to hip hop to punk to D.C.’s own go-go. As you walk, listen to a diverse playlist that will match up with the murals and venues.

2.0 LU HSW (AIA)

$25 Members | $35 Non-member. Registration begins February 18 at 10 am by calling 202.272.2448 ext 3304 and will be assigned based on space availability. On-site registration is not available.

Image: Mural on U St. Photograph courtesy of Tim Wright.

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