The National Museum of African American History and Culture—did the best design win?

The National Museum of African American History and Culture—did the best design win?

The National Museum of African American History and Culture—did the best design win?

What we build.
April 29 2009 7:04 AM

A Museum of African-American History

Is the newest addition to the nation's lawn a pink flamingo or a garden gnome?

Click here to read a slide-show essay on the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Click here to read a slide-show essay on the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

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Witold Rybczynski is an architect, professor, and writer. From 2004–2010, he was Slate’s architecture critic. Visit his website and follow him on Twitter.