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.
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August 18, 2018
David F
This is a small museum, dedicated to the African-American experience in Maryland. It is pitched somewhat to children, so it doesn't go too indepth into a lot of topics. It's also covering a lot of...
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August 18, 2018
Micaela M
The Banneker-Douglas Museum deserves to be much better known than it is. It is more in-depth and interesting than most local museums of a similar size. Though the exhibit hardly takes an hour to go...
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August 5, 2018
CarrieRyuko
This is a small museum, but it's packed with so much history. Now more than ever, it's important to learn about Maryland's history and the impact historical figures had on shaping our country. The...