Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

(816) 221-1920 | View Website

1616 E 18TH St, Kansas City, MO | Directions   64108

39.091296 -94.563219

Open Hours

Both museums Tues-Sat 9am-6pm; Sun noon-6pm

 
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Shopping Services: Internet Shopping

Neighborhoods: Near Downtown, 18th And Vine And Downtown East

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Reviews for Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

WOW!!! what great knowledge you will have... – 8 dollars for both jazz & NLBM museum and the knowledge you will have when you leave this place is unreal. Both takes about 2 1/2 andworth every mintute. Do try!!

Recommends
over a year ago

It both celebrates and offers an in depth look at an often overlooked piece of baseball's history. – The Background
A local hero, Jackie Robinson, arguably the most famous player to ever play in the league, played in Kansas City for the NL Monarchs before becoming the first black player ever to join a white professional baseball team, and he's in good company among Kansas City's rich negro league history. After that historic event, black players began signing contracts and the decline of the Negro League was inevitable.

Features
The "Field of Legends" is the pride and joy of the museum with 12 life-size bronze sculptures representing the key figures in the league's history. There are also several film exhibits and interactive exhibits throughout the gallery.

 

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