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Apex Museum

135 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303 View Map

APEX stands for the African-American Panoramic Experience, and here, every month is Black History Month. The museum presents history from an African-American perspective. Visitors can peruse artifacts, photos and multi-media; enjoy the Trolley Theater and listen to Apex's knowledgeable docents.

Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for students, seniors (55+) and Military.  Children under 4 are free.  Group discounts are also available.


TripAdvisor Reviews

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4.5 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 27 traveler reviews

Apex Museum

Great experience. It's just the right size for a self paced tour without feeling overwhelmed. Each display is haunting and historical. A perfect reminder of history. Read Full Review

Connect this museum with your visit to the MLK Visitor Center

This gem of learning place needs to be more closely tied to a visit to the MLK Visitor Center. It's a mere 10-minute walk from the center through the Sweet Auburn historic business community. More... Read Full Review

Enjoyed this more than the new Smithsonian African American Museum in DC!

The APEX Museum is located in the "Sweet Auburn" area of Atlanta. Sweet Auburn was an African American area in Atlanta prior to desegregation. MLK grew up in the area and the Ebenezer Baptist Church... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

3.5 stars on Yelp Based on 23 traveler reviews

Small but mighty! Took our 8.5 year old twins here yesterday. While they were most impacted by the interactive displays, I was also appreciative the... Read Full Review

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