Free Museum Days: Paul Robeson House & Museum

The Paul Robeson House was the home of internationally renowned American bass-baritone concert singer, actor of film and stage, All-American and professional athlete, writer, multi-lingual orator, human rights activist, and lawyer Paul Robeson from 1966 until 1976. The Paul Robeson House and Museum in Philadelphia is owned by the West Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

Here We Stand: Celebrating Robeson’s Past- Activating our Future

The Paul Robeson House & Museum will present a new exhibit, “REFLECTIONS: Women of Robeson’s Legacy.”

This exhibit honors these women who supported and who were impactful to Robeson’s story and his life. This multi-media art exhibition will highlight these five women. Maria Bustill Robeson, (Robeson’s Mother) Eslanda Goode Robeson, (Robeson’s Wife) Marian Robeson Forsythe, (Robeson’s sister) Frances P. Aulston, (Founder of WPCA) and Vernoca Michael. (Robeson’s niece & Former Executive Director)

An interactive part of the exhibition allows visitors to become part of the legacy of Robeson and join a long line of women who were Innovators and influencers.

*pre-register here

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