Admission for Two, Four, or Six at The Griot Museum of Black History (47% Off)

The Griot Museum of Black History St. Louis Place

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In a Nutshell

Museum explores black history through beautifully sculpted wax figures and interactive exhibits

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Cannot combine with other offers. Not valid towards other products or services. Cannot be applied to group reservations. May be repurchased every 30 days. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • $8 for museum admission for two ($15 value)
  • $16 for museum admission for four ($30 value)
  • $24 for museum admission for six ($45 value)

The Griot Museum of Black History

A griot, in some African countries, is a person who works as a historian and storyteller, collecting tales from the community to preserve and share with future generations. The Griot Museum of Black History began as a wax museum, but the founders quickly realized that they aspired to a higher calling: to collect and preserve the stories of their community. They changed the museum's name to reflect this new mission, and the rest is history.

Speaking of history, the museum still relies on beautifully sculpted wax figures to tell the histories of many notable African-American leaders. Visitors will encounter effigies of Carter G. Woodson, Josephine Baker, and Harriet Scott, along with a number of interactive exhibits added more recently to the collection. Among these exhibits is an authentic slave cabin transported from the Wright-Smith Plantation, as well as a to-scale recreation of a ship's hold dating back to the Transatlantic Slave Trade. Additionally, the museum hosts touring exhibitions and live musical performances that explore African-American arts and culture.

Customer Reviews

A good opportunity to learn some history
Shannon M. · July 23, 2017
Wonderful experience.
Danielle L. · May 29, 2017
My daughter was in town from DC and we went to visit the Griot Museum of Black History and we found it to be fascinating and very educational and informative. The woman at the front desk was very helpful as well as professional. We learned so much about the people who made an impact on STL. I would go again and I would recommend it to others that don't know about this jewel in St. Louis.
Mitzi T. · May 8, 2017

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