Exhibits at the Newsome House

View the current exhibits on display at the Newsome House

Educational Programs

Designed to enhance children's educational experiences and meet the needs of academically, socioeconomically and...


Learn about one of the timeless historic fixtures in the city.

About the Newsome House

The Newsome House honors the legacy of Joseph Thomas Newsome by engaging the public in an ongoing study and remembrance of African American history and culture.

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Operating Hours and Admission

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Special Events may fall outside of these hours.

Closed Sundays, New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Suggested $2 donation

Calendar of Events

April 26, 2014
The tradition of hats and culture with Historian, Drusilla Pair.
June 21, 2014
Join us at the Farmer's Market on 28th street at Jefferson Ave.
September 20, 2014
Exploring the Newsome Family and other historical figures with Drucilla Pair. 1:00 - 3:00 PM Free
November 22, 2014
December 13, 2014
A visit with Santa and Holiday crafts for children 6 -12. 11:00 - 3:00 PM Free
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