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