Paley Center celebrates Black achievements in television for Black History Month

Posted at 8:48 AM, Feb 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-11 08:48:22-05

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — In honor of Black History Month, the Paley Center For Media is celebrating Black achievements in television with a new exhibit, events, screenings and more.

PIX11's Ojinika Obiekwe stopped by the Manhattan location for a look at Paley's "A Salute to Black Achievements in Television" exhibit, featuring iconic costumes, props, rare artifacts and more.

The interactive exhibit focuses on comedy, spotlights BET's 40th anniversary and also includes family activities, education classes and screenings.

The month-long celebration runs from February 1 to March 1.

Head to the Paley Center's website for tickets and more information.