Sankofa Children's Museum of African Cultures, Inc.
2442 N Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21218
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Our exhibits will change regularly. Contact our team for information about our current exhibits.
Sankofa Children's Museum of African Cultures is a privately owned children's museum
in Baltimore. It was founded in 2016 in an effort to enrich and inspire Baltimore's urban community's
cultural desert. Our permanent collection of African art complements changing exhibits on a variety of African countries, ethnic groups, traditions.
Sankofa Children's Museum of African Cultures will also house an administrative office and various public gathering areas that can be used for cultural and art related events. Our goal is to create an environment where visitors are not merely spectators but active participants – a place where African culture and art comes to life.
Hands on learning or play are integral in the development of critical skills: creativity, curiosity, critical thinking, risk taking, and problem solving. Sankofa Children's Museum of African Cultures will boast an erray of exhibits where children can experience personally a bit of African culture, from dress up, playng instruments, dancing, and arts and crafts.
Sankofa Children's Museum of African Cultures will showcase fine exhibitions of African culture. From dance, drumming, examples of ceremonies, etc., our visitors will feel the spirit of Africa. They will even have the opportunity to participate in the exhibitions. On a regular basis SCMAC, will offer various classes to teach the general public the various African arts and traditions.