The Africa Center, New York City

3.3
#111 of 117 in Museums in New York City
Minutes from the United Nations and located at One Museum Mile on Fifth Avenue adjoining Harlem in New York City, The Africa Center will operate locally and globally to transform our understanding of the world’s oldest continent, which also boasts its youngest population.

Encompassing culture, policy, and business, The Africa Center promotes partnership, collaboration, dialogue and understanding between African artists, business leaders and civil society and their counterparts in the United States and beyond. The Africa Center will host visual, performing, and digital arts presentations; develop and disseminate innovative educational tools; convene focused, thoughtful peer-to-peer exchanges; and sponsor results-oriented policy research.
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  • Fresh, healthy, delicious West African cuisine. Pleasant, personable service. Attractive, cultural decor. Comfortable seating. Beautiful location.  more »
  • Wonderful new Cafe just opened while waiting for the Africa Center Museum to open in the future. I just enjoyed lovely food from Senegal surrounded by beautiful African vibes from the furniture to the...  more »
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  • It is such a breath of fresh air. Long time coming...but totally worth the wait! Rich in culture and welcoming to all. I heard the food is delicious and plenty of vegetarian options.
  • Really good food. Gluten free. Both their sweet plantains and their green plantains were to die for.

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