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Banneker-Douglass Museum

Banneker-Douglass Museum Review

Named for abolitionist Frederick Douglass and scientist Benjamin Banneker, this former church and its next-door neighbor make up a museum that tells the stories of African-Americans in Maryland through performances, lectures, educational programs, and changing exhibits and permanent shows. Audio and visual presentations and hands-on exhibits make the museum engaging for kids, while also bringing home the hardships of slave life.

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  • Address: 84 Franklin St., Annapolis, MD 21401-2438 | Map It
  • Phone: 410/216–6180
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Tues.–Sat. 10–4.
  • Website:
  • Location: Annapolis
Updated: 06-05-2013

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