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The most historic spots around the US to visit for Black History Month

Love Exploring Logo By Ella Buchan of Love Exploring | Slide 1 of 31: Black History Month, which takes place in February, highlights the achievements – and struggles against adversity – of African Americans. It's also about how black people and communities have influenced and shaped the country’s music, art and food. From monuments dedicated to inspirational individuals to exhibits that remember horrific moments of racially motivated suppression and violence, here are some of the best places to visit to commemorate and celebrate black history and culture.

African-American heritage

Black History Month, which takes place in February, highlights the achievements – and struggles against adversity – of African Americans. It's also about how black people and communities have influenced and shaped the country’s music, art and food. From monuments dedicated to inspirational individuals to exhibits that remember horrific moments of racially motivated suppression and violence, here are some of the best places to visit to commemorate and celebrate black history and culture.
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