Welcome

Dubbed America's "Black Wall Street" by Booker T. Washington, the 35-block Greenwood District became a prosperous center for black commerce in the early 1900s, housing more than 300 black-owned businesses including hotels, theaters, restaurants and much more.

Our Mission

To preserve African-American heritage and promote positive images of the African-American community by providing educational and cultural experiences; promoting intercultural exchange; and encouraging cultural tourism.

Profiles

 Jo Ann Gilford 

 

Tulsa native, Jo Ann Gilford has spent her life serving the community as a leader and educator. She has a lasting legacy as the first African American to integrate Tulsa Public Schools in 1961. Read More

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Plan Your Visit

M–F • 9am – 5pm

322 N Greenwood Ave
Tulsa, OK 74120