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National Freedom Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

 
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Distance from city center: 8mi
blackangel_66's pictureby blackangel_66 History & Culture travel tip
added on the 5th of February, 2011
No matter your background, race, nationality, this museum will definitely have something to show you. You don't have to a history lover or someone whose ancestors were enslaved, to appreciate the National Freedom Center.

The place tells a story everyone should watch/listen to. The museum is more than an educational sight, it is a part of who we are today, how we think and what kind of decisions we take in life. I highly recommend the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to anyone and everyone!

Address:
50 E Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

Price:
Kids $8, adults $12

Opening Hours:
Tue-Sat: 11am-5pm

On the web:
http://www.freedomcenter.org/

 
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