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Great Blacks in Wax Museum

1601 E North Ave # 03, Baltimore, MD 21213-1409
+1 410-563-3404
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The Eyes Have It

Great Blacks in Wax Museum is a labor of love. The incredible detail that many of the statues had... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Phoenix, Arizona
A day of Black History

One of the best museum in the United States. Everyone should visit at least once. The history will... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Baltimore, Maryland
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Wax museum that focuses on African-American culture and history.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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1601 E North Ave # 03, Baltimore, MD 21213-1409
+1 410-563-3404
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Great Blacks in Wax Museum is a labor of love. The incredible detail that many of the statues had made me feel as if the heroes of the past were peering into my eyes and asking me, "What will you do to change the world?"...More

Thank RoadlessWandering
Reviewed 11 July 2017

One of the best museum in the United States. Everyone should visit at least once. The history will blow your mind!!!

Thank redmon2014
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I must say the museum was very informative, and easy to navigate. I enjoyed the exhibits and found them to be interesting, and appreciated the flow of the museum.. My problem was their policy regarding strollers. My son was in his umbrella stroller. He has...More

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

A must see museum that features black history through black wax figures. A must educational tool for school age and beyond. Take a tour through history through the current. A hidden treasure that is in the process of upgrading and moving into a newer property....More

Thank 61rhondag
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I took a group of students there. I understand they are making it larger, which would be nice, it was hard to get around . I learned some things I never knew. I'm glad they are going to improve it.

1  Thank motsayrosa
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Sure, people need to learn more about black history, but limitations of history destroys all truths.

1  Thank niabrown778
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Our visit was the selection of the day of my 12 year old Little Sister. It was a wonderful two hours (because we read everything). The museum tells the story of Africans in America with aspects of the horror depicted in wax figures and described...More

1  Thank Kate0768
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Great information and knowledge. Low budget and gloomy. Can definitely improve. However all black history is well worth it. If your in the area you should come. $15 admission for adults.

1  Thank Stenell M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I really enjoyed the museum. It tells the story of African-American life in the United States, both through the stories of prominent figures and more generally. Make sure you don't miss the likeness of President Obama, which is in a room off to the side...More

Thank ElizabethJK
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Unbelievablely awesome. They have taken great detail to the characters that look life like as well as describing their contributions to history.

Thank Tyler T
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lhdollbaby h
7 August 2017|
Response from 61rhondag | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what the question is. However some of those names are at the musuem
4 August 2017|
Response from motsayrosa | Reviewed this property |
When I last visited, they did not have headsets. However they are making the place larger and they may have them in the future.
Kemisha D
24 July 2017|
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Response from 61rhondag | Reviewed this property |
purchase at the front desk and then take your time to read each figure. Amazing