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Immigration Museums In The United States

Georgia Immigration Museum

  • William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum
    This exhibition features the stories of the more than 400 Holocaust survivors who emigrated to Georgia and Alabama.
    1440 Spring St. NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.
Massachussetts Immigration Museums
  • Museum of African American History
    The Museum of African American History is dedicated to preserving, conserving and accurately interpreting the contributions of African Americans in New England from the colonial period through the 19th century.
    14 Beacon St., Suite 719 Boston, MA 02108

  • West End Museum
    The exhibit documents the history of the West End during the immigrant era of 1880 to 1958.
    150 Staniford Street, suite 7
Illinois Immigration Museums

  • Swedish American Museum
    The Swedish American Museum is a nonprofit museum and cultural center for the education, celebration and interpretation of Swedish American history and culture in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
    5211 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL 60640

  • Ukrainian National Museum
    The Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago occupies a vital place in the cultural world of the Ukrainian Diaspora in America. The museum also maintains a reputable position among the other ethnic groups in Chicago.
    2249 W. Superior St.Chicago, Illinois 60612

  • Polish Museum of America
    The Polish Museum of America, one of the oldest and largest ethnic museums in the United States, offers visitors a range of exhibits, resources and activities related to Polish history, culture and heritage, as well as Polish American history.
    984 N. Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL 60642-4101

  • Chinese-American Museum
    The mission of the Chinese-American Museum of Chicago (CAMOC) is to promote the culture and history––through exhibitions, education, and research––of Chinese-Americans in the Midwest.
    238 West 23rd Street Chicago, IL, 60616

  • Italian American Vets Museum
    The Italian-American Veterans Museum and Library was created to Honor the cotributions of Italian Americans in the defense of our nation from the Revolutionary War to the present. Promote a better understanding of Italian-American heritage and character.
    3800 Division Street Stone Park, IL 60165
Texas Immigration Museums

  • African American Museum
    The African American Museum is an institution dedicated to the research, identification, selection, acquisition, presentation and preservation of visual art forms and historical documents that relate to the African American Community.
    3536 Grand Ave, Dallas, TX 75210-1005

  • Dallas Holocaust Museum
    The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance teaches about the past, to learn for today, in order to impact the future. We are dedicated to preserving the memory of the Holocaust, and to teaching the moral and ethical response to prejudice, hatred and indifference, for the benefit of all humanity. History that moves you Forward.
    211 N. Record St. Suite 100 Dallas, TX 75202-3361
Colorado Immigration Museum

  • The Black American West Museum
    While famous for telling the story of Black cowboys, themuseum is broader than this with interests in the stories of all those early Blacks who came west and performed as miners, soldiers, homesteaders, ranchers, blacksmiths, schoolteachers, lawmen, and every other profession needed to build up the West. In fact, the Museum itself is in the home of Dr. Justina Ford, Colorado's first Black woman doctor!
    3091 California Street Denver, CO 80205
California Immigration Museums

  • Japanese American National Museum
    The Japanese American National Museum is the largest museum in the United States dedicated to sharing the experience of Americans of Japanese ancestry. The founding of the Museum is a story of high hopes, remarkable achievements, frustration, and ultimately, success. Like the saga of generations of Japanese Americans, it is a story of tenacity.
    369 East First Street Los Angeles, California 90012

  • Chinese American Museum
    The mission of the Chinese American Museum (CAM) is to foster a deeper understanding and appreciation of America’s diverse heritage by researching, preserving, and sharing the history, rich cultural legacy, and continuing contributions of Chinese Americans.
    425 North Los Angeles Street Los Angeles, CA 90012

  • New Americans Museum
    As a catalyst to celebrate America’s past and promise, the Museum provides inspiring and compelling educational and cultural programs and activities exploring our diverse immigrant experiences.
    2825 Dewey Road, Suite 102, San Diego, CA 92106
  • San Diego Chinese Historical Museum
    The museum’s exhibits share the heritage of San Diego’s Chinese community and the essence of Chinese arts and culture through historic photographs, miniature models, ancient artifacts and explanatory text. Special events also celebrate holidays like the Chinese New Year, the Moon Festival, and Veterans Day.
    404 Third Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
  • The Museum of African Diaspora
    As a dynamic, world class institution, the museum brings people of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds together so they can enjoy, study and appreciate, through enriching exhibitions, public and educational programs, the culture, history and art of people of African descent within the United States and throughout the world.
    685 Mission St San Francisco, CA 94105

Florida Immigration Museum

  • Haitian Heritage Museum
    The museum is commited to highliting and preserving Haiti's culture and heritige.
    4141 NE 2 Ave. # 105C Miami, FL 33137
New York Immigration Museums

  • The Ukrainian Museum
    The Ukrainian Museum is the largest museum in the U.S. committed to acquiring, preserving, exhibiting, and interpreting articles of artistic or historic significance to the rich cultural heritage of Ukrainians.
    222 East 6th Street, New York, NY 10003

  • Italian American Museum
    The Italian American Museum was born on June 12, 2001 when it was officially chartered under the aegis of the University of the State of New York, Education Department as a museum. The purposes of which, are to establish and maintain a museum dedicated to Italian Americans.
    155 Mulberry Street New York, NY 10013

  • Museum of Chinese in America
    The Museum promotes dialogue and understanding among people of all cultural backgrounds, bringing 160 years of Chinese American history to vivid life through its innovative exhibitions, educational and cultural programs.
    215 Centre Street, New York, NY 10013

  • Museum of Jewish Heritage
    The mission of the Museum is to educate people of all ages and backgrounds about the broad tapestry of Jewish life in the 20th and 21st centuries—before, during, and after the Holocaust.
    36 Battery Place, New York, NY 10280

  • NY Transit Museum
    This museum is housed in an old subway station in downtown Brooklyn and features 19 restored subway cars and other exhibits.
    130 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

  • Lower East Side Tenement Museum
    The Tenement Museum preserves and interprets the history of immigration through the personal experiences of the generations of newcomers who settled in and built lives on Manhattan's Lower East Side, America's iconic immigrant neighborhood; forges emotional connections between visitors and immigrants past and present; and enhances appreciation for the profound role immigration has played and continues to play in shaping America's evolving national identity.
    103 Orchard Street,New York,NY

  • East Village History Project
    New York City's legendary Lower East Side, one of the oldest, most historically significant and complex quarters in America, encompasses several neighborhoods and enclaves including the East Village, Little Italy, the Bowery and Chinatown. Today the LES is one of the most visited locales in the city, offering a unique combination of historic sites, shopping and eateries.

Pennsylvania Immigration Museums

  • African American Museum of Philadelphia
    The African American Museum in Philadelphia is home to an amazing collection of objects and illustrations that chronicle and dramatically unfold the incredible story of the black Diaspora.
    701 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

  • National Museum of American Jewish History
    The core exhibition is the first major exhibit devoted solely to the experiences of Jews in North America, from the 1654 arrival of Jewish refugees from Recife, Brazil, to today.
    101 South Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2517

  • American Swedish Historical Museum
    The American Swedish Historical Museum in South Philadelphia is the oldest Swedish Museum in the United States. Founded in 1926, the Museum has been dedicated to preserving and promoting Swedish and Swedish-American cultural heritage and traditions for more than 80 years.
    1900 Pattison Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19145

Washington Immigration Museums

  • Northwest African American Musuem The Museum documents and exhibits the unique historical and cultural experiences of African Americans in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest. The Museum is a generative institution capturing history and culture as it occurs, synthesizing what it means for today and tomorrow.
    2300 S Massachusetts St Seattle, WA 98144