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Black American West Museum

5 locals recommend ·

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Jeremiah
Jeremiah
March 14, 2019
Cool museum dedicated to telling the Black American Western experience. Short daytime hours, makes for a quick visit in a lovely historically black neighborhood.
Kristi
Kristi
February 21, 2019
Victorian home filled with artifacts telling the story of African-Americans in the Wild West.
Jon And Carol
Jon And Carol
March 20, 2017
Black Cowboys and Cowgirls are real. Madame C.J. Walker lived in Denver. See the history of the contributions of Denver's Black Citizens.
Jennifer
Jennifer
October 24, 2016
Small museum in an old house (belonging to Dr. Justina Ford, Denver first African-American female doctor). Off the beaten path and well worth it. You will learn a lot about African Americans in the west!
ZoZo
ZoZo
January 21, 2012
One of three black history museums in the area. Great insight on blacks in America's expansion and growth to the west. Highly recommended that you call ahead to check the schedule.

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Location
3091 California Street
Denver, CO 80205
Phone+1 720-242-7428
Websitebawmhc.org
Hours of Operation statusClosed
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
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