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 268faye

September 19, 2022


Heart Wrenching

My first time here. For Black Americans, this is heart breaking experience as the museum also displays historical accounts, artifacts, and pictures of lynching (men, women, children) and slavery...

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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 danichula22

February 02, 2020


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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