May 19 2016
Exhibit Opening & Reception “They Led the Way”...

Exhibit Opening & Reception “They Led the Way”...

Presented by John G. Riley Center & Museum of African-American History and Culture at Sean Pittman Conference Center

The Florida Trust in partnership with the Riley Museum will host the exhibition They Led the Way beginning May 19, 2016. Learn about the students who desegregated public schools in Tallahassee during the 1960s. The event will proceed with a FREE Heritage Pathways Trolley tour which will visit various sites in collaboration with the 2016 Festival of Freedom.

DATE: May 19, 2016
TIME: 5:00 p.m.
906 East Park Avenue Tallahassee, FL 32301

Hosting this exhibit provides us an opportunity to invite public participation in and increase awareness of the importance of preserving and recognizing our history.

They Led the Way will open with a reception on May 19th, 5:00 p.m-8:00 p.m. at the Hays Hood House, a 1910 restored Queen Anne style home.

For more information email or call Riley Staff at 850-681-7881.


Admission Info


Phone: 850-681-7881


Dates & Times

2016/05/19 - 2016/05/19

Location Info

Sean Pittman Conference Center

419 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, FL 32301

Parking Info

We have private parking available.

Accessibility Info