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Informative, Welcoming - a Treasure

The Lee Country Black History Society and Williams Academy Black History Museum is a wonderful... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2019
kmhontravel
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Our history is rich!

We visited the museum on a recent visit to Florida! You are immediately drawn in by Betty's passion... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2019
MrzD22
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Jun 22, 2019
“Informative, Welcoming - a Treasure”
Feb 21, 2019
“Our history is rich!”
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Reviewed June 22, 2019

The Lee Country Black History Society and Williams Academy Black History Museum is a wonderful treasure in Fort Myer. Located in a quiet park named for baseball legend Roberto Clemente, with plenty of parking, the society's welcoming staff and three historic buildings with an interactive...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

We visited the museum on a recent visit to Florida! You are immediately drawn in by Betty's passion for our history and the pride she has in this little gem! Should be a stop you make when you are in Ft. Myers! #blackhistory365

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

This little museum is packed with donated items and lots of great local black history. We are white people from up north who found this very moving. Betty guides you through; her energy and passion make it come alive. With her help, it is an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed May 31, 2018

We are world travelers and one of our most rewarding experiences is to visit an Africian American museum in whatever city we visit. On this visit to Cape Coral, we found this hidden treasure called the Williams Academy Black History Museum, located in the Roberto...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 16, 2015

This was a wonderful find. I had heard about it and actually have family members displayed in the museum, but it was much better than I anticipated. It is very organized and is FULL of black history in Lee County. I am extremely thankful for...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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