Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

1616 E. 18th St.
Kansas City, MO 64108-1610- Map It
Phone: (816) 221-1920

AAA Editor Notes

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, 1616 E. 18th St., is part of The Museums at 18th & Vine complex and recounts the formation and history of the Negro Baseball League prior to 1945, the year Jackie Robinson was signed by the Brooklyn Dodgers. Displays include pennants, autographed baseballs, photographs, biographies and an 8-minute video about the league narrated by former CNN anchorman Bernard Shaw.
$10; $9 (ages 65+); $6 (ages 5-12). Combination ticket with the American Jazz Museum $15; $13 (ages 65+); $8 (ages 5-12).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 9-6, Sun. noon-6. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.