National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington DC

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  • Fortunately we did not have to wait long to get in based on the tricks and hurdles to get in. My spouse handled the how and so I don't know how we got in but we were on the same day walk in line. I di...  more »
  • Amazing museum and a definite must see. This is a 4 story museum with so many priceless artifacts and history including Harriet Tubman’s shawl, Frederick Douglas’s cane, Michael Jordan’s Jersey, and L...  more »
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  • This is is amazing and you definitely can't get through it all in one day. I did not explore the bottom floors due to time but instead went to the top floors. I like how each section has a different look but they are all displayed very nicely and there are even some interactive activities to immerse you in the experience. Definitely a must see if you are in the area.
  • It's brilliantly oriented from the 1400s to around the Civil Rights Movement in the subterranean floors. From multiple places on those floors, you can look up and see inspirational quotes as well as the path that will take you to the light. It serves as a wonderful analogy. The museum that you see from the street contains most of the modern aspects and elements. It is wonderfully done, and I wish the top floors were a bit larger so that they could put more items, persons, and aspects.

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