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Wells' Built Museum of African American History

511 W South St, Eatonville, FL 32805-2761
+1 407-245-7535
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Excellent Little Museum

This museum is located in the Parramore District of Orlando. They only take cash, so be prepared... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
UCFKnightsFan
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Orlando, Florida
Fantastic Recap of History!

This former home and hotel has volumes of historic documents and items of a time when... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
PowerSurgeClinton_MD
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Clinton, MD
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
22 May 2017
“Excellent Little Museum”
21 Feb 2017
“Fantastic Recap of History!”
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511 W South St, Eatonville, FL 32805-2761
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

This museum is located in the Parramore District of Orlando. They only take cash, so be prepared for that. There were three staff members there during our visit. All three of them were very friendly and knowledgeable. We watched a short video and then was...More

1  Thank UCFKnightsFan
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This former home and hotel has volumes of historic documents and items of a time when establishments were segregated. Walking through the area where notable black music artist of the past traveled and stayed is a moving experience. A lot of work has gone into...More

Thank PowerSurgeClinton_MD
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I took Uber all the way here and there is a fence around the property and it is in a bad area. I did not have a phone number to call. Waste of my time and money.

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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

This is a treasure trove that has a wealth of potential that goes untapped. There are countless artifacts from different aspects of Black/African/African-American culture and history, but a lack of organization of them causes this establishment to be a bit lacking. Tamara, the museum staffer,...More

4  Thank Massawuhyum
Reviewed 4 April 2015

This small Museum dedicated to the history and importance of African-Americans in world affairs is well worth a visit. We stopped by during a recent trip to Florida and were enthralled by the atmosphere, the well-curated exhibits and the enthusiasm and knowledge of our Tour...More

4  Thank Mai H
Reviewed 14 May 2013

This is not a large exhibit; but it was quite informative. There is no other museum dedicated to local or regional Afro American culture in the area; so we were happy to find that this building, and its memorabiolia, had been preserved. One of the...More

7  Thank brennyjd
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