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Rhythm Night Club Memorial Museum

5 Saint Catherine St, Natchez, MS 39120-3658
+1 601-597-0557
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History I was never aware of. So glad we went.

This story will always be with me. Thanks so much to Monroe and his family for their work in making... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
jimmiewetzel
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Hokes Bluff, Alabama
Good Tour and location

Great gallery of the history of the Rhythm Night Club Fire of 1940. If you have a chance visit this... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
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5 Saint Catherine St, Natchez, MS 39120-3658
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

This story will always be with me. Thanks so much to Monroe and his family for their work in making sure this history is not lost.

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Great gallery of the history of the Rhythm Night Club Fire of 1940. If you have a chance visit this museum. They also have books and other products for sale there.

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

A fortunate twist of fate manifested whist my wife and I visited Natchez MS, on a Sunday, the museum was supposedly 'officially closed'. However having viewed already, the numerous Mississippi Blues Trail Markers and associated plaques around Natchez, earlier in the day, we thought that...More

1  Thank Rick S
Reviewed 8 December 2014

There is no other museum dedicated to this tragedy. Over 200 people died in the Rhythm Fire yet almost nothing is published about it. This is a sad mistake frankly as the cause of so much loss of life here might have been used to...More

4  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We accidentally found the Rhythm Night Club Memorial Museum because we pulled in to look at our map, not realising it was a Museum. The owner came out and helped us with our directions. He also kindly invited us inside to see the museum after...More

3  Thank Aron P
Reviewed 20 September 2013

I recently visited this so called museum and it was almost a complete waste of my money. I had been told that they accepted donations but the man in charge, Monroe, said $8.50 for adults and $4.50 for kids. The whole museum isn't even as...More

5  Thank Scottishmser
Reviewed 14 July 2013 via mobile

We stopped here for an extremely informative tour given by Mr. Sago who is very knowledgeable about the great fire. It is chilling to listen to stories of all people who suffered so long ago. The museum is located on the original spot where the...More

4  Thank Chad B
Reviewed 12 July 2013 via mobile

We stopped by and received the most informative tour! Mr. Sago is so very knowledgeable about the great fire. I got chills listening to stories of all people who suffered so long ago. Mrs.Sago and Mr. Sago together wrote a book which we were lucky...More

3  Thank Mindy B
Reviewed 14 April 2013

This museum tells the compelling story of the fire at the nightclub where hundreds of people lost their lives. There are a lot of newspaper accounts and images, but the best feature of the museum is that it sits on the exact spot of the...More

3  Thank Kristy W
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