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“dissapointing”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of Bessie Smith Hall

Bessie Smith Hall
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Chattanooga Double Decker Bus Tour
Fairhope, Alabama
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“dissapointing”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014

I was hoping for a more dynamic black history museum. The part on Bessie Smith was OK but the rest of the museum is mediocre, the black history of Chatanooga is a bunch of high school class pictures? come on!!!

Visited June 2014
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English first
Birmingham, Alabama
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33 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Historically Accurate”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2012

I enjoyed the many exhibits and display pieces as well as the interactive details. The building is available for rent for many activities. They are constantly adding more displays. Worth the knowledge gained.

Visited August 2012
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Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great Cultural Center”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2012

The Bessie Smith Cultural Center not only presents Bessie Smith's life. It also presents famous Chattanooga African-Americans and R&B, blues and jazz musicians. It has a lot of historical information about the Black Chattanooga communities and businesses.

Visited July 2012
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