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Costumes of the Americas Museum Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Join the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce as we help celebrate the grand opening of the Brownsville Historical Association's Costumes of the Americas Museum! The addition of the Costumes of the Americas Museum enhances the BHA's mission of promoting the cultural arts and history of our region.
About Costumes of the Americas Museum:
In January 2021, the Costumes of the Americas Museum merged with the Brownsville Historical Association and moved to its new location on 6th Street. The purpose of the Costumes of the Americas Museum is to collect, catalog, preserve and exhibit authentic indigenous textiles, accessories, and folk arts of the Americas for the enjoyment and education of the public.