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Great Blacks in Wax Museum

1601 E North Ave # 03, Baltimore, MD 21213-1409
+1 410-563-3404
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Beautiful, but needs to be upgraded.

Visited the museum with my husband today. I was proud that I knew most of the figures portrayed and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tammie L
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Loved it!

This place obviously needs upgrade but I enjoyed the exhibits and history tour. It's not located in... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Renita757
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Hampton, Virginia
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Wax museum that focuses on African-American culture and history.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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1601 E North Ave # 03, Baltimore, MD 21213-1409
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the museum with my husband today. I was proud that I knew most of the figures portrayed and I learned about many others. Anyone interested in Black History must come to the museum. But the Slave Ship room and the Lyncing Exhibit are not...More

1  Thank Tammie L
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This place obviously needs upgrade but I enjoyed the exhibits and history tour. It's not located in the best neighborhood but its is exactly where it needs to be!

Thank Renita757
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great Blacks in Wax Museum is a labor of love. The incredible detail that many of the statues had made me feel as if the heroes of the past were peering into my eyes and asking me, "What will you do to change the world?"...More

2  Thank RoadlessWandering
Reviewed 10 July 2017

One of the best museum in the United States. Everyone should visit at least once. The history will blow your mind!!!

Thank redmon2014
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I must say the museum was very informative, and easy to navigate. I enjoyed the exhibits and found them to be interesting, and appreciated the flow of the museum.. My problem was their policy regarding strollers. My son was in his umbrella stroller. He has...More

2  Thank Ray T
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

A must see museum that features black history through black wax figures. A must educational tool for school age and beyond. Take a tour through history through the current. A hidden treasure that is in the process of upgrading and moving into a newer property....More

Thank 61rhondag
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I took a group of students there. I understand they are making it larger, which would be nice, it was hard to get around . I learned some things I never knew. I'm glad they are going to improve it.

2  Thank motsayrosa
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Sure, people need to learn more about black history, but limitations of history destroys all truths.

6  Thank niabrown778
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Our visit was the selection of the day of my 12 year old Little Sister. It was a wonderful two hours (because we read everything). The museum tells the story of Africans in America with aspects of the horror depicted in wax figures and described...More

2  Thank Kate0768
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Great information and knowledge. Low budget and gloomy. Can definitely improve. However all black history is well worth it. If your in the area you should come. $15 admission for adults.

3  Thank Stenell M
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lhdollbaby h
7 August 2017|
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Response from 61rhondag | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what the question is. However some of those names are at the musuem
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rther
3 August 2017|
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Response from Kate0768 | Reviewed this property |
They do! We didn't use them but others did,
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Kemisha D
23 July 2017|
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Response from 61rhondag | Reviewed this property |
purchase at the front desk and then take your time to read each figure. Amazing
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