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Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center


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Named in honor of political and social activist Bruce R. Watkins, the center works to commemorate and interpret the African American diaspora, particularly in Missouri and Kansas City, through fostering educational and cultural programs regarding the past, present and contemporary contributions of African Americans who served to shape the city and state’s history and culture.

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3700 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64130

Phone number

  • Office: 816-513-0700