Museum of African American History, Boston

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  • Small but important site of some pretty amazing history. The building is beautifully restored and the tours while short are very informative.  more »
  • We started with the African American Heritage Tour which ended at this Museum. The tour was great and the museum had some significant information on Frederick Douglas. I have visited his homesite in W...  more »
  • Buildings are relatively quickly is hard to understand is the entrance in the back can be found in the. (Told me people were on the streets. ) Is visited one of the heritage trail is good, glimpse of aspects of the history of Boston.
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  • The Frederick Douglass exhibit is well curated and informative. It is a small museum but worth the visit.
  • Small but extremely interesting and powerful exhibitions. Well worth a visit
  • Great experience, Great information & Great history . . . a little hard to find

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