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Phone  850-599-3020
Fax  850-561-2604

Meek Eaton Black Archives
445 Gamble Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
 
 


Black Archives at the Union Bank
219 Apalachee Parkway
Tallahassee, Florida 32301
850-561-2603

Museum Hours:
Tuesday & Thursday - Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(Closed on Holidays and Holiday Weekends) 

Free Admission | On-Site Parking


The Black Archives Union Bank Capital Complex is a satellite facility in downtown Tallahassee. The building was constructed by slave labor in 1841 and is now owned by the State of Florida. It is Florida’s oldest surviving banking structure and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Exhibits feature famous black Floridians and topics significant to the state’s African-American experience. The bank is available as a rental facility.

Current Union Bank Exhibits
Afro American and Central Life Insurance Companies
Florida’s Black Beaches
Florida’s First Black Law Officials

Notable Black Floridians
Scenes from Florida’s Civil Rights Experience