The African American Civil War Memorial and Museum's 20th Anniversary Celebration will be held on July 18-21, 2018. Events will be held in the Shaw Neighborhood surrounding the Museum and Memorial at 1925 Vermont Ave, NW Washington, DC. A reception is at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
- A Civil War Theme Prayer Breakfast
- A 20th Anniversary Awards Gala Presentation
- Renowned speakers for a “George Washington Williams" Lecture Series featuring Dr. David Blight, and Dr. Edna Medford
- Living History Presentations hosted by famed author, tv host and descendant Cheryl Wills
- Special Presentation on Grimke Building, The Museum's New Home
- Inauguration of the historic George Washington Williams Heritage Trail