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Levine Museum of the New South

200 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2508
+1 704-333-1887
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Charlotte's Historical City Tour
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Visitors are awed by the interactive, multi-sensory exhibits at this museum dedicated to exploring the Southern United States during the post-Civil War period.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“civil war” (47 reviews)
“cotton fields” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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200 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2508
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+1 704-333-1887
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Reviewed yesterday

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this museum. We loved how the exhibits traveled through time. The exhibits are powerful and the facts are very interesting. 5 star experience!

Thank kimlean2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

The museum is small but interesting, it shows you the history and the change to become Charlotte of today!

Thank Trống Đồng D
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're in town for a vist the Levine Museum is worth a visit. Also if you're a BoA card holder some Saturday's are free admission. Be sure to call ahead and check on this option. The Levine focuses on life in the south post-Civil...More

Thank Hunwolf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The visit commences with a 5 minute video of the history of Charlotte. You are then taken on a hands on tour. Opinions are dirt on the changing nature of work etc! The museum shop is very basic. The museum is adjacent to a parking...More

Thank Marie N
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Very good displays and a great historical perspective of the South. I found it very informative. I would highly recommend this for anyone new to the area. Appropriate for young adults but don't think very young children would enjoy this although I could be wrong.

Thank pattischmidt
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Go here to know more about the South and the civil rights movements. Great for kids and people wanting learn more about the history of the South.

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

In the city on a business trip and had some free time to roam the city. Found this great little museum with history of the city and the south. Some additional exhibits on local issues which were also very good and informative. I recommend it.

Thank Anick C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Educational and meaningful museum depicting life in the region post civil war. From cotton to segregation to modern Charlotte.

Thank Clkkent66
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The first floor of the museum is the permanent exhibit "Cotton Fields to Skyscrapers" and explains how the New South emerged after the Civil War. A series of chronological exhibits shows all of the aspects that came together, among them, cotton manufacturing, railroads, electricity, banking,...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Great musuem, showing the evolution of Charlotte from a mill oriented economy to the current financial mecca it has become. Very neat tidbits of information throughout that are relatively unknown to most. I highly recommend a visit to any local charlotte area native and transplant...More

Thank finniganbeginagain
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Admission Adults $8.00 Seniors (62+) $6.00 Students, Educators and Active Military $6.00 (with current, valid ID) Children (6-18) $5.00 Ages 5 and under FREE Groups $5.00 (10 or more, with advance reservation) Museum... More
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This museum offers an experience. It depends on if you decide to immerse yourself in that experience both the historical periods as well as present day. If you are going with children who are say 11 years old and up I think... More
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