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APEX Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The Atlanta Apex Museum is entirely devoted to African-American history in order to promote cultural awareness and the societal contributions by African-Americans in Georgia. From one of Atlanta's first Black owned business to pioneer stories to...more
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135 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303-2567
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting historical information presented in attractive way. History of civil rights told by nice people and old photos.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2019

The Apex Museum is a true hidden gem in Atlanta. It is so informative and creatively presented. The staff is pleasant and engaging with helpful and posvitive thoughts.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Janice W, Manager at APEX Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2019

Thanks for coming. We appreciate you.

Reviewed June 14, 2019

Having visited the Martin Luther King Historical site and walking back to visit the Center for Civil and Human Rights, this is an extremely worthwhile and important inclusion in that journey. The staff are wonderfully helpful and enthusiastic about the exhibits. This provides excellent historical...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Phil C
Janice W, Manager at APEX Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2019

Thanks for your comments. We appreciate you.

Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

My son took a group of young men from Albany, GA on a trip to this museum and it is the real history of our people. I would highly recommend all tourist and locals visit this museum for some true facts. The youngen really learned...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Janice W, Gallery Coordinator at APEX Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

That’s awesome! We appreciate you guys. We look forward to seeing you again. Thanks sooo much! Janice Warren Gallery Coordinator

Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

After visiting the excellent Center for Civil and Human Rights and after touring many of the Civil Rights notable historical spots and after going to the MLK Jr. National Park and visitor center, we went to this little gem of a museum. It’s nothing glitzy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

I live in Marietta and found out about the museum via TripAdvisor. The center is small and all you need is about an hour to watch the short video and walk through to do the readings. Zima gave us a wonderful overview of the Apex...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Janice W, Manager at APEX Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thanks Tracy for coming. Please share with your family and friends so they can come as well.

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I got here late but the lady was gracious to let us walk around and see the exhibits. It was very nice of the lady and everyone should go see it. We missed the tour but next time we will make it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Janice W, Gallery Coordinator at APEX Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks so much for visiting.

Reviewed August 8, 2018

While walking from King Center, i suddenly came across this Museum. People who are interested in ancient history during the slavery time; would find it helpful. I didnt liked it. Good part was, the people inside were really helpful, caring and sharing.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

While visiting Atlanta, my family and I visited the APEX Museum. We generally visit Atlanta up to three times a year to visit family and friends, but never have we visited the APEX Museum. So glad we made time to visit this place on this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Atlanta area with a church youth group on a civil rights tour through Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee. We decided to start at the Apex Museum because of the background information available for African history, origins and history of slavery and of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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