The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum

Wax sculptures at museum Photo
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.


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1601-03 E North Ave
Baltimore, MD
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Rated 5 by timora19

March 17, 2020


This was a great museum!!! A must see!

Definitely check out this museum. Donate to the new facility they plan to build if you can. It was opened by a couple that drove around with a few wax statues when they first started. It shows the...

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Rated 5 by Danielle D

February 02, 2020

Danielle D

Visited as a Teen

My son came home with a permission slip from his school to visit this museum this month. I was so happy to see that this jewel has not been forgotten! I visited this museum in high school (many years...

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Rated 5 by Ngood99

January 01, 2020



I visited the museum in December 2019 and was truly amazed that a Black couple was able to create and maintain this educational and eye-opening collection for decades (I believe they even travelled...

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