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African-American Research Library and Cultural Center

2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
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Beautiful building, Well kept grounds!

This facility has something called Destination Fridays every 1st Friday of the month. They pick... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Chicago, Illinois
Modern Library

I enjoy the various activities held at this site. I am a regular year round. THe library is current... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
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2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This facility has something called Destination Fridays every 1st Friday of the month. They pick a destination such as Jamaica, or Hawaii or Brazil, and decorate the place to make you think you are really there. Also there is food and dancing and a cultural...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017

I enjoy the various activities held at this site. I am a regular year round. THe library is current with significant events held nationwide.

Thank 70ingrids
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Drove down to Sistrunk Blvd. & 27th Ave. to see Delevoe Park and the A-ARL&CC. Glad I did. As a white man born into a family whose religion was not tolerated by those in power and whose ancestors were killed or forced to flee their...More

Thank rands222
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Really a nice library/museum. They had a really good exhibit about the struggles and accomplishments of African Americans in the US. Very heart rending and thought provoking. A must see if you are in the area.

Thank DianeD5
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Great Art collections , paintings, sculptures, art wooden , art tech robot sculpture and amazing library book collections, great literature and history . security guard and systems video monitoring.

Thank BetsyFrankGallery
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This library is state of the art. Absolutely beautiful, clean, gated, and quiet. I've been here a number of times, but it's a bit of a hike - I live downtown Ft Lauderdale. Great library overall.

Thank CityMouse79
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Beatific and enlightening experience for all in our party. Great, intriguing exhibits wherever we looked. Could have spent all day browsing and reading.

Thank sscott3202
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This library is not just for the African American culture, but for all people. An addition to the library, there is a museum that features local artists talent, and several auditoriums for hosting events, seminars, workshops and meetings. There's easy access to Broward Blvd, Sunrise...More

Thank Dedrie F
Reviewed 11 July 2016

From the beautiful multilevel atrium to the wonderfully painted circular room in the middle of the lobby, the building is quite impressive. I have attended some classes there in the past and it felt safe day and night. I love the community outreach. The desk...More

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Staff is helpful and courteous. Great event space inside as well. Keep up to date with local happenings. A great space to meet with friends for study as well as private study spaces are available. it's a great addition to the community.

Thank SpanishNeedle
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Response from rands222 | Reviewed this property |
Admission to visit & tour venue is free.