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The 10 Dopest Hip-Hop Museum Exhibitions Ever

Hip-hop was born on the streets of New York more than 40 years ago, and over time has transformed from a social movement struggling to find footing into a universal phenomenon. Determined to recognize and preserve the culture, a handful of museums and galleries have hosted exhibitions centered on hip-hop and its distinct cultural impact. From the MoMA to the Smithsonian, these historic and artistic institutions have amassed collections of artifacts, photographs, and paintings that reflect hip-hop’s ongoing history and influence. Whether they’re displaying rare vinyl records or presenting impressionist portraits of Tupac, these unique exhibitions have drawn hordes of hip-hop heads from around the world.

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