Black History Month

Visitor in the International Slavery Museum's Legacy gallery

Black History Month is an annual national celebration, with events taking place across the UK throughout October. It aims to spread awareness of and pride in Black contributions to British society, and to foster an understanding of Black history in general.

See the Black History Month 2018 events programme.

Explore the history of Liverpool's Black community

The nearby Museum of Liverpool has a free trail exploring Liverpool's Black community. Pick up a copy from the Museum of Liverpool welcome desk, or download it here:

See highlights from previous years' Black History Months.