Programs Museum Mile Festival


  • Date:
    Jun 18, 2024
  • End Date:
    Jun 18, 2024
  • Time:
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location:
    The Africa Center
    1280 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10029
    United States (map)

Museum Mile Festival

Tuesday, June 18th, 2024 | 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Free Entry for All

The Africa Center at Aliko Dangote Hall
1280 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10029 United States (map)

Join us for the 46th annual Museum Mile Festival, a celebration of FREE art and culture at New York City cultural institutions along Fifth Avenue’s Museum Mile. 

The Africa Center welcomes attendees to explore two new exhibitions on view Except this time nothing returns from the ashes, Asmaa Jama and Gouled Ahmed’s short film and exhibition reimagines African identity and historical memory. The exhibition will include performances by Asmaa Jama, Caleb Giles and Ladan Osman. Attendees are also invited to explore I Hope This Helps a multi-sensory exhibition by Samiya Bashir. The Africa Center will also feature live music by Danaya Band, a West African collective bringing the energy and rhythms of Malian, Mandingo, Afrobeat music and more.

We want to see you there! Visit us and our partners for a great evening: The Metropolitan Museum of ArtNeue Galerie New YorkSolomon R. Guggenheim MuseumCooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design MuseumThe Jewish MuseumMuseum of the City of New YorkEl Museo del Barrio.

For more information on the programs, events, and exhibitions on display during Museum Mile, please visit each institutions website to learn more.