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“Expanding your cultural horizon”

S.D. Spady Cultural Heritage Museum
Ranked #32 of 63 things to do in Delray Beach
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2016, the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum, a non-profit organization located in Delray Beach, is dedicated to discovering, collecting and sharing the African-American history and heritage of Florida. The Spady plays host to rotating exhibits featuring contributions of the African-, Haitian- and Caribbean-American cultures to the artistic landscape of Florida and the U.S., as well as a full schedule of community events, the Ride & Remember Trolley Tour, annual festivals, public education programs and children’s activities. It is the ONLY museum of its kind in Palm Beach County. Hours: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday. Closed Sundays,Mondays & Holidays. Admission: $10; Members are free.
Useful Information: Stairs / elevator, Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children, Wheelchair access
West Palm Beach, Florida
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Expanding your cultural horizon”
Reviewed March 23, 2013

S.D. Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is dedicated to discovering, collecting and sharing the African-American history and heritage of Florida. Located in the former home of the late Solomon D. Spady, the most prominent African American educator and community leader in Delray Beach, the museum is the only African American Cultural Heritage museum of its kind in Palm Beach County and a must see if in Palm Beach County.

We received a tour from the museum Director, Charlene. Thanks Charlene.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Interesting”
Reviewed November 5, 2012

We enjoyed learning the cultural and historical information on this museum, was very well done and everyone was helpful and courteous

Visited July 2012
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great historical info on old Delray life”
Reviewed July 14, 2011

Very interesting collection of photos and stories of the founding fathers of Delray Beach.
Great staff, who are very knowledgeable and helpful.
Everyone should check out this wonderful place.

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Kaliahpr, Public Relations Manager at S.D. Spady Cultural Heritage Museum, responded to this review, August 15, 2011
Thank you for your great review. We hope to see you at the museum again soon when we begin our new season.
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