We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Must see. Impressive!

After several attempts we finally connected and are we glad we did. Ms. Fanny Brown is amazing and... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2019
JSKazoo
,
Kalamazoo, Michigan
A little Gem loaded with History

I just love this place. The evening we were there, a gentleman who has lived his whole life in... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
Patricia Y
Read all 14 reviews
All photos (11)
All photos (11)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 15, 2019
“Must see. Impressive!”
Sep 24, 2018
“A little Gem loaded with History”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
66°
48°
Apr
73°
56°
May
78°
63°
Jun
Contact
900 Dunbar St, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-5662
Website
+1 843-918-4905
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Myrtle Beach
from $37.95
More Info
from $49.99
More Info
from $44.98
More Info
from $32.25
More Info
Reviews (14)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveler rating
9
3
1
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
9
3
1
1
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 14 reviews
Reviewed March 15, 2019

After several attempts we finally connected and are we glad we did. Ms. Fanny Brown is amazing and museum is very well done and filled with relative history and artifacts of black history. Very impactful. So glad we went.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank JSKazoo
Reviewed September 24, 2018

I just love this place. The evening we were there, a gentleman who has lived his whole life in Myrtle Beach was there and told us so many interesting and useful things about the school and the area including many artifacts contained within. There is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Patricia Y
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

So thankful for Mrs. Fannie’s guided tour today. Learned so much. This is a must visit to keep the history alive and keep an appreciation for everyday blessings and opportunities for all cultures.

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank KangarooNewman
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Nice way to kill an hour or two and pick up some history facts . Bring the kids they might pick up a bit of history.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank thedipman
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Having done research prior to coming to MB, this was on the list of places to visit, plus it was free! (You can make a donation to): Grand Strand Cultural Arts Foundation 1208 Hemingway Street Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 When we arrived, we were greeted...More

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank Veronica B
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

You haven't visited MB until you have visited this place. This beautiful piece of history is enriching to say the least. My family and I were blown away with the information we were provided. The ladies/tour guides were wonderful. The documentaries we watched were great....More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank noiee41
Reviewed June 13, 2017

A small but dedicated group of individuals made this museum and cultural center happen, and it is a good thing they did. How many people who go out on the town to learn the shag, SC's state dance, started in a black club where people...More

Date of experience: June 2017
5  Thank westysc
Reviewed May 25, 2017

I always look for Black History when I travel and I was happy to stop by here to learn about history and heritage. The Myrtle Beach Colored School was the first public school building built for Black students in Myrtle Beach. It now houses a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank FrugaliciousDiva
Reviewed May 20, 2017

This is a very unusual find and is free - although we enjoyed it so much we left a generous donation. The volunteers are very caring and dedicated and full of information. It is a small museum but very informative. Great to learn about black...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Donna H
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Unfortunately this museum does not have a lot to offer. Small and not kept up very well. There is really just one room used as a museum. The other parts are used for student tutoring.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Harriet C
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 209 nearby hotels
Aquarius Motels
44 reviews
.45 miles away
The Midtown Inn & Cottages
66 reviews
.51 miles away
Aqua Beach Inn
658 reviews
.51 miles away
The Oasis Motel
8 reviews
.53 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 980 nearby restaurants
Sun City Cafe
174 reviews
.37 miles away
Mammy's Kitchen
995 reviews
.34 miles away
Mrs Fish Seafood Grill
419 reviews
.27 miles away
Thai Cuisine Restaurant
200 reviews
.36 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 400 nearby attractions
New South Brewing
324 reviews
.30 miles away
Myrtle Beach Welcome Center
136 reviews
.25 miles away
Ripley's Haunted Adventure
209 reviews
.50 miles away
Ripley's 5D Moving Theater
323 reviews
.50 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Susan A
March 1, 2015|
Answer
Response from KangarooNewman | Reviewed this property |
MWF 10-noon
0
Votes