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Just for Kids: Children's Arts and Crafts

For kids who like to get active, our museum offers hands-on activities that will teach them about African American history through art.


Sankofa: A Journey Through African American History and Culture

Come view one of the world's only mural wall dedicated to telling the story of African American history through art. In a space of over 10,000 square feet, you'll view monumental events, general experiences, and the leaders who  have impacted  or continue to impact the Black community in mural form.

African American History 

The Sojo Arts Museum is the only museum in California's State Capital that is dedicated to the exhibiting African American history. From statues, to plaques, to early Americana, the Sojo Arts Museum is dedicated to sharing the history of African Americans with those visiting Sacramento. 

Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth was one of the most infamous African-American women in 19th century America. For over forty years she traveled the country as a forceful and passionate advocate for the dispossessed, using her quick wit and fearless tongue to fight for human rights.