Tangipahoa African American Heritage Museum

1600 Phoenix Square, Hammond, LA 70404

Property Description

The Tangipahoa African American Heritage Museum (TAAHM) showcases African American heritage through writings, inventions, photos, artwork, and history. The museum focuses on the black experience from a historical perspective. TAAHM is comprised of eight galleries covering the history of the Florida Parishes, a genealogy lab, art, artifacts, the Underground Railroad, African American greats in music and sports, and African American inventions. The museum also features 24 unique murals depicting African American history.