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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

50 E Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3413
+1 513-333-7500
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Located in Cincinnati, Ohio, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center stands as the nation's newest monument to freedom. It brings to life the importance - and relevance - of struggles for freedom around the world and throughout history, including today.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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50 E Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3413
Central Business District
+1 513-333-7500
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a lovely museum with the mix of modern architecture for a often forgotten piece of history. Very informative and love the actual cabin that really brings the reality of history home.

Thank MMeston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge cavernous spaces on each floor. Seemed like a lot of wasted space. The log house though nearly brought me to tears. The movie was more like the strobe light to me, gratefully it was a short mivie--the stars on the ceiling were a nice...More

Thank randomadventurer13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here while in town for business. Very educational and helps to make sure we don't forget ALL the history of our country, good and bad. Too much information to see and absorb in one visit, which makes it a good museum. I thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank Hodog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent - the virtual tour was much more interesting than I thought it would be - worth the money!

1  Thank nelhiebell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Museum has several immersive experiences that make this a totally worthwhile place to visit. It was educational and at times emotional. A great way to see about slavery's ugly past and to see that slavery still exists in our world and country today.

Thank ScienceBuff-alo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow - there is lots to see here. 4 different area's to view. Lots of great history and information. Made sure to watch the theater presentations which gives a back ground to the exhibits you will see. Allow plenty of time you don't want to...More

Thank missbobbib
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone should take the time to confront this grisly portion of American history to ensure that this never happens again. I found the Slave Pen to be very moving, and the "journey" I took through the centre was profound. While standing near the Slave Pen...More

Thank hward2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited during a reception. Had access to entire venue. Walk back into some very interesting history. Even brought you up to today snd human trafficking. I would definitely recommend snd hope I have an opportunity to return.

Thank michellecvb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very, very small portion of this museum is dedicated to the Underground Railroad. It has a large section covering the history of slavery (although when I was there just outside is a tribute to rock music blaring loudly as you look at sobering exhibits just...More

Thank travelgalAvon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there for over three hours. Highly recommended! Not only was this Museum about slavery but it also included other suppressed groups-- American Indians and women. If it's available, definately pay for the Rosa Parks virtual reality experience.

Thank lam77s
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13 September 2017|
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Response from Dianne E | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Absolutely! They are all in the same proximity.
1 June 2017|
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Response from FlaBikerBob | Reviewed this property |
Most definitely! There are numerous videos in addition to the displays.
3 April 2017|
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Response from harley0215 | Reviewed this property |
A minimum of 3 hours, more time would be better. There is so much to see and read about, I highly recommend it.