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The Capitol Complex Extension Branch
of the Southeastern Regional
Black Archives located at the Union Bank


219 Apalachee Parkway
Tallahassee, Florida 32399
(850) 561-2603 - Telephone (850) 487-3803 - Fax
www.famu.edu/acad/archives

Museum Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday
Free Admission


Description: The Black Archives at the Union Bank is an extension branch of the Southeastern Regional Black Archives Research Center and Museum. Because it is located in downtown Tallahassee, one block from the State Capitol, the facility is sometimes referred to as the Capitol Complex Extension of the Black Archives. This unit primarily serves the community as a specialty museum that features exhibits on outstanding African Americans and the African American experience throughout the State of Florida.

Chartered: Black Archives – 1976
                   Union Bank - 1833

Admission Fees: Free to general public

Attendance: 100,000 (annually) 2002 figures

Support Organization: Friends of the Black Archives

Governing Authority: Florida A&M University / State of Florida

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