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Bradley Academy Museum

415 S Academy St, Murfreesboro, TN 37130-3747
+1 615-867-2633
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The Loving Story

Viewed civil rights films! On Monday, October 3rd one of the Freedom Riders, Dr. Rip Patton will be... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2016
Katie W
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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Great Place!

It a great place to visit to get a good history lesson. It is a small place that is filled with... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
Travelgirls J
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Nashville
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Originally a school for white males only, the academy was turned over to African-Americans in the early 1900s. This restored National Register building serves as a cultural and heritage museum where visitors can learn about the importance of the United States Colored Troops and the legacy of African-American education in our country. Bradley Academy Museum & Cultural Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am until 4 pm. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students, and $1 for children under 12.
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28 Sep 2016
“The Loving Story ”
13 Sep 2016
“Great Place!”
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415 S Academy St, Murfreesboro, TN 37130-3747
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Viewed civil rights films! On Monday, October 3rd one of the Freedom Riders, Dr. Rip Patton will be a guest speaker for the Freedom Riders film! Great film for the community.

Thank Katie W
Reviewed 14 September 2016

It a great place to visit to get a good history lesson. It is a small place that is filled with historical facts. Please visit if you are in the area.

Thank Travelgirls J
Reviewed 25 March 2016

When I was young, this school was the only place for the African Americans in Murfreesboro to get a public education. It and Holloway HS were for the black students in our area. With integration, they were shut down but luckily, local citizens had the...More

2  Thank Lasseter4242
Reviewed 10 March 2016

This is an old African American school. We came here to get history of the school and area. What we also got was a history lesson in the African American experience in Tennessee. This included the Battle of Nashville during the civil war.

Thank D-reck Q
Reviewed 1 March 2016

I like this place very much information. I would visit this place again with my kids soon, location is cool.

Thank gailthecook
Reviewed 19 April 2014

This was the local school and has a good history of life in the 1860's and what slavery was like. A sober reminder of the difficult life slaves had to live. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank TWB2006SSR
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