🎶the musical prelude has begun, and the crowds are filling in! Lupita Nyong'o (@lupitanyongo) just arrived! #APeoplesJourney #MakingHistory
Dec. 16, 2003
President George W. Bush signs legislation creating the museum. Early on, it is scheduled to open in 2011. It is expected to cost hundreds of millions of dollars, half of which will come from Congress and the rest from donations. The idea for museum and memorial traces back to 1915 and a group of African-American Civil War veterans.
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