Banneker-Douglass Museum

84 Franklin St, Annapolis, MD 21401 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-216-6180

Anne Arundel

Central Maryland
Watercolor of the exterior of the Bannekar-Douglass Museum
Photo Credit: Banneker-Douglass Museum
Description
Named for native Marylanders, Benjamin Banneker and Frederick Douglass, the museum is dedicated to preserving Maryland's African-American heritage and culture. It is also an official program in the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom. The museum is housed within the former Mount Moriah Methodist Episcopal Church, built in 1874. On Maryland's Frederick Douglass Driving Tour.A National Park Service National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom site.
Hours
Tues-Sat, 10am-4pm.
Amenities
ADA Accessible

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May 20, 2020
Jerome M
This truly a hidden gem. The museum is small but educational. Our host was extremely knowledgeable about Banneker and Douglas. As we walked through the museum you could visualize things from that...
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November 7, 2019
Robert S
The staff was immediately welcoming to my three kids and me. They commenced with giving us a brief history lesson about the bldg. and some of its unique past, little-known details. The upstairs is...
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October 11, 2019
cjyap
This small museum does an excellent job of presenting African American history from the earliest slave trading days through the civil rights movement and to more contemporary events. There is an...