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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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Well done museum

The museum is laid out nicely with very understandable exhibits which can be viewed within 45... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
BATMCD
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Very interesting.

This is new. The information is very interesting. Of course, the story is sad, but very inspiring... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sylvia G
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Warren, Pennsylvania
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424 Race St, Cambridge, MD 21613-1836
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The museum is laid out nicely with very understandable exhibits which can be viewed within 45 minutes- an important museum.

Thank BATMCD
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is new. The information is very interesting. Of course, the story is sad, but very inspiring. I think the first movie you encounter could be a lot better. It’s a lot of quotes about how important H. Tubman is. I found it a little...More

Thank Sylvia G
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

This is a fairly small but done well museum. The park ranger who talked with us before we went in was friendly and informative. The exhibits helped us to know more about Harriet Tubman than most of us knew previous to the visit. This museum...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I was extremely impressed with this museum. It examines many details of the life is Harriet Tubman that you don't learn in school. I highly recommend it for young and old. I promise you will be moved as you learn of the life of this...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This was the highlight of our time on the Eastern Shore. The national park service has done an outstanding job. We went slowly reading and listening to every display. It was moving, truly moving. I am very grateful to have experienced this part of local...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

A new visitor center that's quite modest in size and scope but was very well thought out. The exhibits are very informative, and can be appreciated by children as well as adults. There's a nearby hiking trail but we didn't go on it.. Hikers need...More

Thank danbs
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Excellent displays and an important addition to our history of this amazing woman. The films help explain her life and struggles.

Thank Debbie1507
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

A brand new museum dedicated to an amazing women. I knew who she was, of course, but learned much during our stop. The exhibits are nicely done, but it would have helped if they were more chronological. She had a long, amazing life during and...More

Thank follylover
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Excellent interpretive visitor center for the life and times of Harriet Tubman. We were there just after they opened so may still be adding displays.

Thank 42christophern
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Fairly new national park but it’s so well laid out. Gives the entire story of this amazing woman and really allows you to see the trials of a slave on the Underground Railroad. Off the path but worth the time.

Thank James C
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Delphine B
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Response from James H | Reviewed this property |
The admission is free.
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Donna O
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Response from Dan S | Reviewed this property |
I spent several hours in this museum a few months ago. I don't know, specifically, why the museum isn't open on Sundays. But, since many in the African-American community are deeply committed Christians (as was Harriet), it... More
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