Black History Month

February is observed as Black History Month, reflecting on the history and heritage of Black Americans and their role in shaping our nation’s history.

Below are links to local and regional virtual programs celebrating Black History Month in 2021.

Prince George's County Department of Parks & Recreation: Online exhibition and teen art contest

Prince George's County African American Heritage Sites Guide: Virtual site tours

Maryland Office of Tourism: Online exhibits and driving tours of African American heritage sites

National Archives Events Calendar: Live virtual programs

The National Museum of African American History and Culture: Online exhibits and videos

Smithsonian Institution Heritage Events Calendar: Live virtual programs