Africa is the origin of humanity and civilization. But it is ALSO where kings and queens BEGAN. Their art and artifacts are important in understanding African rulership and how it both influenced and is different from other cultures' ideas of rulership.
Please join Black Scroll Network History & Tours' historian and educator, Jamon Jordan, on a tour of the Royal and Dynastic artifacts in the ancient Egyptian and African exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA).
We will meet at the John R. entrance of the DIA. The DIA is free for Wayne, Oakland & Macomb residents, but there is a small fee for the lecture tour. The prices are:
$20 - adult (13 & older)
$15 - children (9-12)
8 yrs old or younger - FREE
Recommended parking is at the DIA parking lot ($7) on John R. between Frederick & Farnsworth.
If you need to contact Jamon Jordan regarding this tour, please email BlackScrollNetwork@gmail.com, or call 313-983-9216.