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Mary Bethune Home, Daytona Beach

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The Mary McLeod Bethune Home is a historic home in Daytona Beach, Florida. It is located on the Bethune-Cookman University campus. It was designated a United States National Historic Landmark in 1974, for its association with the life of Mary McLeod Bethune, an educator and civil rights leader.The house itself "is of no architectural significance" and "is a simple two-story frame structure of a domestic style common to the 1920s." It closed in 2006 for significant $720,000 renovation and conservation, and reopened in April 2011.The house is operated as a museum. A brick structure added to the house serves as an archive of Mary McLeod Bethune papers.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Beautiful home and our tour guide Dana was very knowledgeable on the history of Mary Bethune's life and home.  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    The curator was very knowledgeable and thorough during the tour. She provided great details about the home and Ms. Bethune. It was a great experience.  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    I was on a short 4-day stay in Daytona Beach, FL with my best friend and we wanted to do something that would be meaningful and we found out that Mary Bethune McLeod's home was close by. I was so exci...  more »

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