Exhibition: Being African in Hackney: 1960s-2020s

This exhibition CLOSED on Sat, 15th Jan 2022

Coronavirus: Events may be cancelled and venues closed at short notice, you are advised to check on their websites before making a trip.

Cost: Free of Charge

This exhibition is the first in a series to explore, understand and share the experiences of Hackney’s diverse African heritage communities. African heritage communities in the borough have grown over the last 60 years.

The objects, photographs and oral histories on display tell stories of people moving to and living, working, studying and growing up in Hackney, from the 1960s to today.

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Hackney Museum,

1 Reading Lane,
E8 1GQ

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