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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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The Eyes Have It

Great Blacks in Wax Museum is a labor of love. The incredible detail that many of the statues had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phoenix, Arizona
A day of Black History

One of the best museum in the United States. Everyone should visit at least once. The history will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Baltimore, Maryland
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Wax museum that focuses on African-American culture and history.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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1601 E North Ave # 03, Baltimore, MD 21213-1409
+1 410-563-3404
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank RoadlessWandering
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank redmon2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

1  Thank motsayrosa
Reviewed 16 May 2017

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

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

1  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.

1  Thank Stenell M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I really enjoyed the museum. It tells the story of African-American life in the United States, both through the stories of prominent figures and more generally. Make sure you don't miss the likeness of President Obama, which is in a room off to the side...More

Thank ElizabethJK
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Unbelievablely awesome. They have taken great detail to the characters that look life like as well as describing their contributions to history.

Thank Tyler T
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27 January 2017|
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Response from Ashley P | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would say about 1 hour. It's self guided so you can really take as long as you want.
20 September 2016|
Response from Tabetha G | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. They are also adding to it. They now have the whole block.
4 July 2016|
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Response from Ayo A | Reviewed this property |
Find a hotel at the Inner Harbor or Downtown Baltimore. You can taxi from there to the museum