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Harriet Tubman Museum and Educational Center

424 Race St, Cambridge, MD 21613-1836
+1 410-228-0401
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Very Moving

My husband and I just visited this facility and we were very moved by the courageous story of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mekopp
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Nice small museum

Stopped in one afternoon soon after it opened. I really enjoyed the exhibits and the way the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
b0b23
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Cambridge, Maryland
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424 Race St, Cambridge, MD 21613-1836
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I just visited this facility and we were very moved by the courageous story of Harriet Tubman. Born into a slave family on the Eastern shore of Maryland she was traded away at the age of 6. She eventually learned every bit...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in one afternoon soon after it opened. I really enjoyed the exhibits and the way the infromation was presented.

Thank b0b23
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We like to visit National Parks - that said Harriet Tubman NP although not large was very informative. The visitors center and walk thru exhibits Was excellent. The "film" was more of a slide show that duplicated the information in the "walk thru". There is...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Visited twice over the xmas period..The food is very good with good helpings and home made chips...Good menu selection

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

This is so much better than we could have imagined. The place and grounds are immaculate and much more depth than most museums. Coverage of the terrible struggle with slavery and the underground railroad. Facts that I had never known but expected since the early...More

Thank Richard D
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

This place is a gem. It lets you in on information that too many history books never tell you. Not only about Ms Tubman's life's work, but also how the state of Maryland was as much en-rooted in slavery as any deep south state, and...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

This relatively new education center was a terrific surprise as we were visiting the Black Water National Wildlife Refuge. It is laid out well and tells the story of an incredible woman that many people know bits about, but not a life story. There were...More

Thank DrBrianR
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Small interesting museum about Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. Lots of educational facts about her and her struggle and success.

Thank Joemily
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

What a moving place to learn about an incredible woman. As a moved from exhibit to exhibit I learned more about this amazing woman and it truly moved me.

Thank 0kristi
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were pleased to find this as the first stop on our day trip on Harriet Tubman trail. It is not overly large but is worth the stop. It is staffed entirely by volunteers I believe. I would like to think that everyone who visits...More

Thank number3girl
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Delphine B
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