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Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture

301 Main St, Natchez, MS 39120-3461
+1 601-445-0728
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WOW. Great resource

Lives it so much j am now a member. Wonder local museaum we visited off American Queen riverboat... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BrinksLawFirm
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Kentwood, Michigan
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Passionate tour guide

We arrived at closing but the gentleman saw us at the door and opened the museum up and gave us a... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
pollygs
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Museum that chronicles the rich history and culture of African Americans in the southern United States.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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301 Main St, Natchez, MS 39120-3461
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+1 601-445-0728
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lives it so much j am now a member. Wonder local museaum we visited off American Queen riverboat. It is scary how much I do not know but this museaum is set up to help solve that problem. Handicapped entrance out back.

Thank BrinksLawFirm
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived at closing but the gentleman saw us at the door and opened the museum up and gave us a detailed tour for an hour. Highly recommend especially if you want to learn more about the African Americans if the area, whose labour underscored...More

Thank pollygs
Reviewed 14 June 2017

There is a lot of history packed into this smallish museum. The most fascinating room in the museum was a room focused on the African art and heritage of the slaves brought over to the Americas.

Thank 363dennis
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This unique acclectic museum has much to offer but it was the enthusiastic tour guide that made it a truly incredible experience for we Canadians visiting the southern US for the first time.

Thank wisener_lee
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Natchez is well known for its beautiful houses built at the time is the slave trade This was a great museum revealing the lives of the African American community at the time up to the present Our guide Jeremy was very informative Definitely worth a...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Richard Wright was born and raised in Natchez which has a long history of African-American struggle for justice, as this surprisingly well-appointed museum makes clear. We arrived at a quiet time and benefitted from a great, personal tour from a guide (perhaps, the curator referenced...More

4  Thank Steven C
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Visited the museum with Jeremy of Miss Lou Heritage Tours. Jeremy gave us a different perspective of Natchez and its history. Don't miss him or one of his Tours as they help compliment what you see and hear in the homes during Pilgrsmsge.

1  Thank Hhandker
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this museum on our tour to New Orleans. There are many interesting things you can watch and read. If you have the chance to speak to one of the very friendly guys do it. They can tell you stories to everything at this...More

1  Thank Vince S
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This museum has many interesting photos, artifacts and books relating to slavery and Civil Rights movement. The curator is a wealth of information and a great storyteller.

Thank Meg D
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We only had about 30min to dedicate to the museum, and when we arrived we decided to join the group discussion. I had read Lies My Teacher Told Me (a great read for those who haven't) so the discussion of Reconstruction wasn't new for me...More

Thank soccerdude24
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USMfan
12 September 2015|
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Response from NAPACMuseum | Property representative |
There is a posted general admission fee of $7.00. However, any donation is graciously accepted. Do come and pay us a visit.
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