Calendar/ Upcoming Events

CALENDAR

NBDMHC  calendar provides  information  on doll conventions and events across the country and in our region.  An active member of the community we  also host  robust programming  including a  series of discussions, readings, screenings, and workshops that highlight our exciting exhibitions and collections for a diverse community of learners. Visit often for updates.

Dec
20
Fri
Ebony Village @ NBDMHC
Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The magic of Christmas comes alive at the annual exhibit of the Ebony Village. This winter wonderland features the largest public display of African American  holiday memorabilia , a secret Santa shop and  photo  opportunities with Black Santa’

It began in 1998 when young Christopher declared , “I don’t want to be black because Santa won’t come”.  Today, with 500 African American Santa’s, Angels, Nutcrackers, Carolers Elves,decorated trees and ornaments the exhibit is one of the most popular collections attracting museum goers and holiday display lovers of all backgrounds. .

Open during the weekends there will be plenty of family friendly activities including Santa’s workshop where kids can create ornaments and decorate cookies,Santa’s photo station. and mail center to write letters to Santa and letters to incarcerated children,

Hours  by appointment  FRI-SUN

FRI & Saturdays 12-6PM          12-6  Sundays with pre-purchased tickets only

Tickets must be purchased online

Art of African Wrap Doll Workshop @ Hartford Public Schools
Dec 20 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Students participate  in our anti-bullying program and create their own African Wrap dolls presented by National Black Doll Museum

African Wrap Dolls  Hartford Public Schools

Please  call and  book your in school workshop in advance 774 284-4729.

Dec
21
Sat
Ebony Village @ NBDMHC
Dec 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The magic of Christmas comes alive at the annual exhibit of the Ebony Village. This winter wonderland features the largest public display of African American  holiday memorabilia , a secret Santa shop and  photo  opportunities with Black Santa’

It began in 1998 when young Christopher declared , “I don’t want to be black because Santa won’t come”.  Today, with 500 African American Santa’s, Angels, Nutcrackers, Carolers Elves,decorated trees and ornaments the exhibit is one of the most popular collections attracting museum goers and holiday display lovers of all backgrounds. .

Open during the weekends there will be plenty of family friendly activities including Santa’s workshop where kids can create ornaments and decorate cookies,Santa’s photo station. and mail center to write letters to Santa and letters to incarcerated children,

Hours  by appointment  FRI-SUN

FRI & Saturdays 12-6PM          12-6  Sundays with pre-purchased tickets only

Tickets must be purchased online

Dec
22
Sun
Ebony Village @ NBDMHC
Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The magic of Christmas comes alive at the annual exhibit of the Ebony Village. This winter wonderland features the largest public display of African American  holiday memorabilia , a secret Santa shop and  photo  opportunities with Black Santa’

It began in 1998 when young Christopher declared , “I don’t want to be black because Santa won’t come”.  Today, with 500 African American Santa’s, Angels, Nutcrackers, Carolers Elves,decorated trees and ornaments the exhibit is one of the most popular collections attracting museum goers and holiday display lovers of all backgrounds. .

Open during the weekends there will be plenty of family friendly activities including Santa’s workshop where kids can create ornaments and decorate cookies,Santa’s photo station. and mail center to write letters to Santa and letters to incarcerated children,

Hours  by appointment  FRI-SUN

FRI & Saturdays 12-6PM          12-6  Sundays with pre-purchased tickets only

Tickets must be purchased online

Dec
24
Tue
Art of African Wrap Doll Workshop @ Hartford Public Schools
Dec 24 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Students participate  in our anti-bullying program and create their own African Wrap dolls presented by National Black Doll Museum

African Wrap Dolls  Hartford Public Schools

Please  call and  book your in school workshop in advance 774 284-4729.

Dec
25
Wed
Art of African Wrap Doll Workshop @ Hartford Public Schools
Dec 25 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Students participate  in our anti-bullying program and create their own African Wrap dolls presented by National Black Doll Museum

African Wrap Dolls  Hartford Public Schools

Please  call and  book your in school workshop in advance 774 284-4729.

Dec
27
Fri
Ebony Village @ NBDMHC
Dec 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The magic of Christmas comes alive at the annual exhibit of the Ebony Village. This winter wonderland features the largest public display of African American  holiday memorabilia , a secret Santa shop and  photo  opportunities with Black Santa’

It began in 1998 when young Christopher declared , “I don’t want to be black because Santa won’t come”.  Today, with 500 African American Santa’s, Angels, Nutcrackers, Carolers Elves,decorated trees and ornaments the exhibit is one of the most popular collections attracting museum goers and holiday display lovers of all backgrounds. .

Open during the weekends there will be plenty of family friendly activities including Santa’s workshop where kids can create ornaments and decorate cookies,Santa’s photo station. and mail center to write letters to Santa and letters to incarcerated children,

Hours  by appointment  FRI-SUN

FRI & Saturdays 12-6PM          12-6  Sundays with pre-purchased tickets only

Tickets must be purchased online

Art of African Wrap Doll Workshop @ Hartford Public Schools
Dec 27 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Students participate  in our anti-bullying program and create their own African Wrap dolls presented by National Black Doll Museum

African Wrap Dolls  Hartford Public Schools

Please  call and  book your in school workshop in advance 774 284-4729.

Dec
28
Sat
Ebony Village @ NBDMHC
Dec 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The magic of Christmas comes alive at the annual exhibit of the Ebony Village. This winter wonderland features the largest public display of African American  holiday memorabilia , a secret Santa shop and  photo  opportunities with Black Santa’

It began in 1998 when young Christopher declared , “I don’t want to be black because Santa won’t come”.  Today, with 500 African American Santa’s, Angels, Nutcrackers, Carolers Elves,decorated trees and ornaments the exhibit is one of the most popular collections attracting museum goers and holiday display lovers of all backgrounds. .

Open during the weekends there will be plenty of family friendly activities including Santa’s workshop where kids can create ornaments and decorate cookies,Santa’s photo station. and mail center to write letters to Santa and letters to incarcerated children,

Hours  by appointment  FRI-SUN

FRI & Saturdays 12-6PM          12-6  Sundays with pre-purchased tickets only

Tickets must be purchased online

Dec
29
Sun
Ebony Village @ NBDMHC
Dec 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The magic of Christmas comes alive at the annual exhibit of the Ebony Village. This winter wonderland features the largest public display of African American  holiday memorabilia , a secret Santa shop and  photo  opportunities with Black Santa’

It began in 1998 when young Christopher declared , “I don’t want to be black because Santa won’t come”.  Today, with 500 African American Santa’s, Angels, Nutcrackers, Carolers Elves,decorated trees and ornaments the exhibit is one of the most popular collections attracting museum goers and holiday display lovers of all backgrounds. .

Open during the weekends there will be plenty of family friendly activities including Santa’s workshop where kids can create ornaments and decorate cookies,Santa’s photo station. and mail center to write letters to Santa and letters to incarcerated children,

Hours  by appointment  FRI-SUN

FRI & Saturdays 12-6PM          12-6  Sundays with pre-purchased tickets only

Tickets must be purchased online