Beginning this week, new policies from President Trump’s White House will reverse much of the Obama-era diplomatic opening to Cuba, restricting how Americans experience the island. With the new restrictions, Americans that wish to visit Cuba must be apart of an organized tour group operated by American companies, and a representative of the sponsoring group is required to accompany visitors.
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY & CULTURE | WASHINGTON, DC
The National Museum of African American History and Culture is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture. It was established by Act of Congress in 2003, following decades of efforts to promote and highlight the contributions of African Americans. To date, the Museum has collected more than 36,000 artifacts and nearly 100,000 individuals have become charter members. The Museum opened to the public on September 24, 2016, as the 19th and newest museum of the Smithsonian Institution. (Website).