Welcome to the African American Cultural Center at NC State


The African American Cultural Center promotes awareness of and appreciation for African American and other African descent experiences through activities and events that enhance academic excellence and strengthen cultural competence for the campus and surrounding communities.

Located on NC State’s campus in the only building named for an African American, the Cultural Center has been a presence on campus since its formation. We welcome you to attend our programs and events, as highlighted below, and to visit the Art Gallery and Library in Witherspoon Center!

Blacks In Wax Live Museum

February 21: Annual Blacks in Wax Live Museum

The Blacks in Wax Live Museum provides our community the opportunity to watch history come to life as students and friends reenact moments in African American History for the community’s education and entertainment. Saturday, February 21, 2015 10:00 AM-2:00 PM... read more

2015 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Campus Commemoration

Gallery Exhibit:”Irrevocable Grace”

Annual Blacks In Wax
Live Museum