Kislak Center
at the University of Miami

Home of Special Collections and University Archives


Our vast wealth of research resources come to life at the state-of-the-art gallery space in the Kislak Center. Throughout the year, the gallery hosts exhibitions that highlight our distinctive collections, showcase the works of UM students and faculty, and serve as companion pieces for our events.

  • Ansanm/Together: Building a Haitian Heritage Collection, featuring items from Special Collections
    November 2018 – June 2019
  • University Archives to feature historical materials ranging from UM’s founding years to the present.
    Now on Display

    • The History of the Kislak Center Venue
    • Development of the Pan-American University Concept under Past Administrations
    • Frenk Administration: Advancing Hemispheric Enterprises

Past Exhibits

  • Chronicles and Cosmographies: Exploring the Earth, Air, and Seas of the Americas, featuring items from Special Collections and the Jay I. Kislak Collection of the Early Americas, Exploration and Navigation
    March 20 – June 30, 2018