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National African-American Archives Museum

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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very different

I am from the Washington dc area ,,,and I musem is not as wonderful as the one in mobile the staff... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2016
Richard G
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Mobile, Alabama
Intimate learning experience

My family of 19 wanted to add some history to our family trip and by default we ended up here. What... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2015
BeaSamms
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Montgomery, Texas
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Jul 3, 2018
“So disappointing”
Mar 18, 2018
“Disappointed Visitors ”
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A small museum dedicated to such local heroes as Hank Aaron.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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564 Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr, Mobile, AL 36603
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+1 251-433-8511
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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

I have tried to get into this museum several times over the last few years while visiting home. I tried again and still no luck. It is obvious the museum is closed indefinitely, yet the city has not put a sign up confining this so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Gretchen K
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Our family, despite reading negative google reviews, attempted to visit this museum on a Saturday morning. Upon arrival, we were disappointed to learn some of the negative reviews were valid. The museum appeared neglected and abandoned. There were no signs on the door which indicated...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 20, 2017

I can see why "Lilbama" would give it a 1 rating. People that want to create scare tactics, those that don't want to accept the reality of history, that don't want to see themselves for who THEY are, will ALWAYS belittle and demean, and try...More

Date of experience: November 2017
4  Thank pwoodard55
Reviewed April 2, 2016

I am from the Washington dc area ,,,and I musem is not as wonderful as the one in mobile the staff is very knowledgeable

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Richard G
Reviewed June 29, 2015

My family of 19 wanted to add some history to our family trip and by default we ended up here. What a great default this turned out to be for us. We were greeted by the most delightful person. The setting is small but was...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank BeaSamms
Reviewed May 21, 2015

In plain part of town. But safe. Really learned a lot. Meet and spoke with founder. What a treat. They have had impressive past exhibits such as from the national Smithsonian. Holds an impressive sell out dinners to honor local leaders annually. They host worldwide...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank catsandcounting
Reviewed April 18, 2015

I can't believe this is even on here trying to get unknowing tourist to travel into the highest crime area in Mobile. If you go take an armed guard with you, you will be robbed

Date of experience: May 2014
9  Thank Lilbama
Reviewed October 18, 2013

National African-American Archives & Museum in Mobile, Ala. is the best historical museum of record I have ever visited. It's a must see "for All Americans" who visit the city of Mobile.

Date of experience: October 2013
26  Thank Jesse G
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