Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture, Natchez

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The Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture is a museum located in Natchez, MS, United States. The museum chronicles the history and culture of African Americans in the southern United States. The museum was first opened in 1991 by the Natchez Association for the Preservation of African American Culture, also known as NAPAC, an organization dedicated to exploring the societal contributions made by people of African origin and descent.
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  • Natchez is best known for its Antebellum houses. And while seeing the opulence & grandeur is a feast for the eyes, the reality that those majestic homes were built & maintained by slaves often seems....  more »
  • A very good place to visit. The person there on our visit was very knowledgeable and really enjoyed talking about all that the Museum is trying to do. Well worth a stop in.  more »
  • I have wanted to visit this museum for quite some time. I was not disappointed. The museum is well kept and the material, books, art, and information presented is fascinating. It was like looking back in time and then wondering how people will see us in a hundred years. I would recommend a visit to this museum.
  • Jeremy and the staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. I was very impressed with their pride in their town, it's evolution from a Slave capitol, to a town of many African-American firsts. Made me so proud to be a descendant of so much culture and achievement.

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