Cape Verdean Museum News
The Cape Verdean Museum located at 1003 Waterman Avenue, East Providence, Rhode Island preserves the history and culture of Cape Verdean Americans and Cape Verde. The museum will reopen this Spring on Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm. Our regular hours of operation are Thursdays and Fridays from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm and 1st Saturdays of the month from 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm.
The Cape Verdean Museum highlights aspects of our history as well as other cultural and historical exhibits about Cape Verdeans in America and the Cape Verde Islands. Our museum includes a Reading Room containing a large collection of Books and Pamphlets in several languages on the subject of Cape Verde and Cape Verdeans. We have Vintage Maps of the Cape Verde Islands and Audio Visual Materials pertaining to our history and culture available for viewing.
For group visits, please contact our Education Coordinator, Yvonne Smart for an appointment at (401) 228-7292 or at (401) 274-7852.