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Address: 640 Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Phone Number: 386-481-2000
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Description: This educational site started in 1904 as an elementary school for girls.

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Educational and informative

The young lady that gave us the tour of the home was very knowledgeable on Ms. Cookman's life, home and artifacts. Very impressed with all of the original items in the home as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2013
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Stockbridge, Georgia
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Fords, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

First of all, finding a parking spot in the campus was bit of a hassle. I visited the Mary McLeod Bethune Foundation and home in the campus. It was amazing. Also visited parts of the campus like the library. The detailed campus tour can be taken from the Admissions office and is about 2 hours long. I did not take... More 

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Stockbridge, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

The young lady that gave us the tour of the home was very knowledgeable on Ms. Cookman's life, home and artifacts. Very impressed with all of the original items in the home as well as all of the pictures.

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Franklin, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed the campus and staff of Bethune-Cookman college - helpful, friendly, most accommodating to our group, even one counselor took chaperones on riding tour on golf cart!!

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Tampa, Florida
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Rode down the streets of BCU with the hopes of enticing my 14 year old daughter to consider the school as one of her college choices.. She actually got excited. I believe being so close to the beach was a plus as well.

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

The house where Mary McLeod Bethune lived is a lesson in history. The grounds are beautiful, the students helpful and I had a thoroughly engaging and informative tour. Call ahead.

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DeLand, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

Went to a jazz concert a few years ago, this auditorium is hardly ever used, and they don't operate ina professional manner when they use it. A government funded place that is never used. Not the college, the auditoriam

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

The College Campus was very well manicured and it was a beautiful site to see

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Attend as many football game sa year as possible. My husband is an Alumni!

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