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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March 17, 2020
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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February 2, 2020
Danielle D
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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January 1, 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...