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120 16th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233-1617
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Despite my lack of knowledge or deep interest in baseball, the visit was a highligh of this trip. Willie Mays and the Brimingham Black Barons team stories. small museum but packed with memorabilia. I kept sending pictures to my husband who is a fan. highly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

To begin with with admission and parking are both free so you have no excuse not to visit the Negro Southern League Museum if you are going to a Barons baseball game or you are in the area. This museum will help show you the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

This is baseball history but its pretty cool even thought neither of us have much interest in baseball I found all the stuff they had saved pretty cool. I liked that it was free and they do have parking but its a small lot and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

I am not much of a baseball fan, but I am a fan of history, especially when it comes to African Americans. The first thing to say about this space is that it is not far from the stadium where the Birmingham Barons play when...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

This place is amazing. I cannot believe admission is free. The place has fun and interesting exhibits for both history buffs and baseball fans.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Visited the museum with my family today. I am a baseball junkie and I was blown away by the depth this place creates. The historical presence of the former players and the tributes they present are unreal. Loved ever minute and step I took!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Been to Cooperstown several times and I loved finally able to visit this museum. Very moving experience and you must go and bring the kids to see here and even at Cooperstown in NY

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

There is a lot of history here, but not very interactive. My 8 year old did not want to sit and read everything. We were done in 30 minutes. I think he might have enjoyed it more if he was a little older.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 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

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 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

Date of experience: October 2017
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