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Crystal,  United States United States
08 Oct 2023
Totally awesome! I loved the interactive activities: singing with the choir, dancing to my favorite tunes, learning the past and present connections/
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Edith,  United States United States
23 Sep 2023
Wonderful experience from purchasing tickets thru the entire exhibits! Special kudos to downloading music for future listening!
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Susan,  United States United States
25 Aug 2023
Excellent interactive museum covering 400 years plus of black music in America
National Museum of African American Music

About: National Museum of African American Music

The National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) is a gateway to the past that showcases the deep impact African Americans have had on shaping American music. From southern gospel to blues, jazz, R&B, and hip-hop. Across five galleries, you can see each genre against the backdrop of history, and learn how the music was shaped by the currents of time. Expect to see artifacts like instruments, stage costumes, and sheet music. There's also a film theatre that provides context around the birth of African American music.

National Museum of African American
Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 10:00 - 17:00
Friday 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 12:00 - 17:00
Monday 12:00 - 17:00
National Museum of African American Music
510 Broadway, TN 37203, Nashville
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