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Facing the Rising Sun

Overview

Public Opening: Facing the Rising Sun
Visit the Albuquerque Museum, opening day Jan. 22, 2022, of the community history exhibition, Facing the Rising Sun: The Journey of African American Homesteaders in New Mexico, Vision, Belief, and Sovereign Ownership
Where
Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
Description
Facing the Rising Sun: The Journey of African American Homesteaders in New Mexico, Vision, Belief, and Sovereign Ownership is a high tech mobile exhibit telling the story and honoring the legacy of the first African American families to homestead New Mexico. Facing the Rising Sun is a partnership between the African American Museum & Cultural Center of New Mexico (AAMCCNM) and the City of Albuquerque Department of Arts and Culture, with design and fabrication by Electric Playhouse.