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Negro Southern League Museum

120 16th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1617
+1 205-581-3040
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“love baseball” (4 reviews)
“baseball fan” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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120 16th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1617
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+1 205-581-3040
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

My husband is a big baseball fan, so this was a "must see" on our trip to Birmingham. It takes about an hour to go through the museum and there is no charge to visit (although donations are welcome). There are several glass cases with...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

A fine dedication to the black ball players who perservered in a segregated city - from uniforms to signed balls, the history of southern segregated baseball unfolds here - for a true baseball fan this is nirvana

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

A fantastic experience ! The staff was incredibly friendly and knowledgeable. The layout, stories and historical items were extremely well done. Even had the opportunity to meet a player from the league. He was a wonderful gentleman and had some great insight. Not only enjoyed...More

Thank Jere D
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

This place is a must stop for baseball, civil rights and American history buffs! Admission is free, interactive for children and educational for all

Thank Raimundo H
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Reviewed July 26, 2017

This museum is a hidden gem. There is memorabilia from the Negro Leagues and some of the first Negro players to go to the major league. There was an exhibit on Jackie Robinson that was very informative. One of Willie Mays' jersey is on display....More

Thank Jerome M
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Reviewed June 24, 2017

Small museum, but very well put together. Free parking. A great way to pass an hour. Staff was very pleasant.

Thank ptmom
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Reviewed June 18, 2017

This is a small museum, you can do a thorough visit in less than an hour. It is still well worth a visit. The Negro Leagues are fading from memory, but they were a vital part of American culture and featured some of the best...More

Thank keithgct
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Reviewed June 9, 2017

I have been to this museum several times and when I return home for a visit I still find myself drawn there to see the history that I grew up hearing and seeing pictures of as a child.

Thank Z5090NIkarenc
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

If you love baseball and its history, esp. Negro Southern League baseball then go to this museum and take your time looking at all of the memorabilia that is organized in this museum. This was a great experience to see all of the artifacts so...More

Thank Isadore D
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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I took my 10 year old son to this museum. He is a huge fan of Jackie Robinson and Satchell Paige. It is a small but amazing museum. It has an outstanding collection, including Jackie Robinson's and Satchel Paige's uniforms in beautiful condition. There was...More

Thank thatgirl1964
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