The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum

1601-03 E North Ave, Baltimore, MD 21213 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-563-3404

Baltimore City

Central Maryland
Wax sculptures at museum
Photo Credit: The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum
More than 150 life-size wax figures and a slave ship replica. The museum details the African American experience from ancient Africa and slavery to the present. On Maryland's Frederick Douglass Driving Tour.
Tues-Sat, 9am-5pm; Sun, 12N-5pm. Open Martin Luther King Day.
Admission/Tickets Required



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April 1, 2019
Quaint, but could be so much more. I will preface that I am, perhaps now, a black history museum "snob". Raised in the south, I don't think there's a slavery-black history- African...
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January 13, 2019
I have been to the Great Blacks in Wax Museum several times and just want to say what a treasure it is! However, It needs to be renovated, new exhibits, and updates. This museum is not supported by...
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January 12, 2019
Kevin K
Was a an not in the best area but very nice experience and lesson in history. $15 cover charge but look at it as a donation to keep the place open.