Guide to Black Boston and African American Heritage

Welcome to the mobile Online Guide to Black Boston.

Black Boston voters elected the Mayor of Boston when the position was available before.

The details are in the election results. We recorded our election reports here.

ABOUTBLACKBOSTON ONLINE is a mobile friendly local information source oriented to community culture, present day issues, and a concierge service that promotes #buyblack by referral and resource identification. Let us help you find what you are looking for.

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Boston Community Swimming Pool List

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Blacks in the movies and our advance movie screenings

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Roxbury Innovation Center

The RIC is a great place to go for people or color who are starting or building a business. Advice and access to capital investors is waiting for you there. Check out


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Affordable Housing Services

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Personal Credit News

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Transunion, Equifax and Expedian credit bureaus announced changes in May to how FICO scores are calculated. Book a private Free Credit Report Review with an expert. Ask what you can do to improve your credit score.

Boston Black Business Lists and Organizations

Boston Black Business Investors and Certification Authorities

Free Credit Report Evaluation Service

Urban Professional Group Directory

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Black Museums

  • The Roxbury Cultural District application is approved by the Commonwealth. Black Boston and Roxbury have much in common Now the Roxbury area will be branded a cultural district. You'll hear more about what African American influences will have on the multi-cultural town of Roxbury in the coming months.

  • Nestled on Beacon Hill is The Museum of African American History, a National Parks Service site. The African Meeting House and the Abiel Smith School are there. Visit and experience the oldest black church in America. MAAH has weekly speakers, on-going exhibits, late evening receptions and special exhibits and ceremonies.

  • Visit the Massachusetts Historical Society for the collections of writer and activist Phillis Wheatley, the gallery of Boston's Slavery and Freedom history and attend free onsite events at the building on 1154 Boylston Street, Back Bay Boston.

  • the Malcom X home in Roxbury is a historic treasure. The house had fell into disrepair but historians took note and new development is ongoing. The grounds were recently excavated, artifacts were found, the objects are in production for future exposition while sponsors are developing the house to become a destination and attraction.

  • The Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists is moving a large scale development named TREMONT CROSSING but it will be a while. The Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists (NCAAA) is dedicated to the celebration, exhibition, collection and criticism of black visual arts heritage worldwide. The Museum presents a wide range of historical and contemporary exhibitions in many media, including painting, sculpture, graphics, photography and decorative arts. Among the resources offered at the Museum are its African, Afro-Latin, Afro-Caribbean and African American collections; an extensive slide archive, and a rich variety of education programs for young people and adults.