Great Plains Black History Museum

Year Founded
1976
EIN
51-0137279
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Eric L. Ewing
Public Contact Name
Eric Ewing
Main Address

Great Plains Black History Museum
2221 North 24th Street
Omaha, NE 68110
United States

What We Do

The Great Plains Black History Museum is the only museum in Nebraska whose sole focus is on telling American history through the lens of African Americans. The mission of GPBHM is To preserve, educate, and exhibit the contributions and achievements of African Americans with an emphasis on the Great Plains region. To provide a space to learn, explore, reflect, and remind us of our history. We realize that the work of the GPBHM continues because of faithful supporters like you.

Interesting Info
  • We are the only museum in the state of Nebraska whose sole focus is on the rich American History told through the lens of African Americans.
  • The GPBHM is available for virtual tours for organizations.
  • Our goal is to become a tourist destination for visitors to the North Omaha Arts & Entertainment District.
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