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W. C. Handy Birthplace, Museum & Library, Florence

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  • A caring curator walked us through the cabin and the key items in the museum and then left us to explore at leisure. Such an important figure in American music. There's inscription from Gershwin givin...  more »
  • Thoroughly enjoyed this quick stop to see the restored Handy family cabin and the memorabilia related to WC over his years as composer.  more »
  • This is a small museum dedicated to the life of W.C. Handy, Father of the Blues. Cost is $2pp, less for children. The curator told us about his life and career as a songwriter, musician and music prod...  more »