Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center

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  • Address: 200 East Martin Luther King Blvd, in Bessie Smith Hall, Chattanooga, TN 37403, United States
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-4232668658
  • Ticket Price: 7 USD
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids, Exhibition

This remarkable museum was found by 10 empowering leaders of Chattanooga in the year 1983. The leaders were Roy Noel, Jacola Goodwin, Sallie Crenshaw, Leonard Wellington, Levi Moore, Agnes Locke, Elizabeth Champion, Rayburn Traughber, Catherine Kimble and Williams Banks. The museum was established to let people of Chattanooga know about the significant contribution of African American in the development of the city and also in American history and culture.

At present, the mission of the museum is to educate people about the cultural, educational and artistic excellence of African and African American heritage.

Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center Travel Tips

  • For group visits (of 10 or more people) prior appointment is required.
  • The entire museum is fully accessible.
  • Free and accessible parking space is available in our parking lot.

Entrance Ticket Details For Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center

  • Senior citizens & students : $5
  • Children (6 -12 years) : $3
  • Members & Children (5 and under) : free 

How to Reach Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center

  • By Car: from I-24

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  • Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center Address: 200 East Martin Luther King Blvd, in Bessie Smith Hall, Chattanooga, TN 37403, United States
  • Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center Contact Number: +1-4232668658
  • Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center Price: 7 USD
  • Best time to visit Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center(preferred time): 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center: 00:45 Mins
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  • 8.35% of people who visit Chattanooga include Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center in their plan

  • 56.52% of people start their Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Chattanooga African American Museum & Bessie Smith Cultural Center

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