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Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

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Excellent Baseball History

I learned a lot about the inequality of black people in the U.S., but especially about how that... read more

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Analeigh V
Great stop

This was a sure stop while in KC ! So much great information you’ll be very impressed! Free for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Opened in 1991, this museum is a tribute to some of baseball's best unknown players.
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1616 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1610
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Reviewed yesterday

I learned a lot about the inequality of black people in the U.S., but especially about how that inequality presented in all aspects of baseball.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a sure stop while in KC ! So much great information you’ll be very impressed! Free for service members and vets which I appreciated very much!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the best sports museums I've been to. Tells a story that needs to be told. Spent two hours inside. Well worth the price of admission. You won't look at baseball in the same light once you leave.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So much history within this museum and a must see. Prepare to spend 2 - 3 hours as you review more than 100 years of history. Parking may be challenging during the week, but we visited on the weekend and parking in the parking lot...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't been for a couple of years but good for out of towners. Great history of a very different time in baseball

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boys and I were really looking forward to this museum, unfortunately it was underwhelming. For such a significant part of baseball history they need some help from the MLB HOF. Very little interactive exhibits and not many artifacts. A lot of timelines and reading...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here a number of times and am always amazed and impressed with the history told here. I still consider this an must see in Kansas City.

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to KC for a long weekend for baseball game and a concert. When we found out about this museum, it was a no-brainer to add to our itinerary. Allow about 2 hours, although , like all museums you can spend less or more. They...More

1  Thank DrBill62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I begin. My co-worker and I spent about 3 hours in here touring this location. It is filled with great information and facts on all of the great African Americans who are legends of the game and broke all the barriers that resulted...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is a short drive off the freeway. There was road work in front of the museum but There is plenty of parking behind the museum (back by the sports academy). We found a two for one coupon, so our total cost was $15....More

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Sandrap49
17 July 2018|
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Response from Martin H | Reviewed this property |
No. The trolley is on the other side of town. We drove.
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manofwow
5 July 2018|
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Response from DMartin216 | Reviewed this property |
It would be a good choice, especially if you had only a few hours. And the original Arthur Bryant’s BBQ is just a few blocks away. Combine those two for a great taste of KC history.
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Ann B
24 March 2018|
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Response from Winston C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure, check website. But is wheelchair friendly.
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