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Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Kansas City, Missouri

 
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Distance from city center: 3.6mi
Malika's pictureby Malika History & Culture travel tip
added on the 7th of December, 2010
Not the usual museum packed with artifacts that you have already seen in other places, but a unique one. Though its main feature is still history, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum presents a part of history that isn't known to every man: the Black-American baseball player who weren't accepted in major league in spite of their talent.

So many interesting facts can you learn there, beside being overwhelmed by all the injustice and persecution these really talented people had to suffer. It is a must-see for everyone, doesn't matter if you're not into baseball or any kind of sports.

Address:
1616 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA

Price:
Adults: $8, children: $3

Opening Hours:
Tue-Sun: 9am-6pm (on Sun open from noon)

On the web:
http://www.nlbm.com/

 
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