Whether you’re interested in millennia of human history or centuries of American history, you can learn a lot about the past with a visit to one of these excellent history museums. Some have broad, encyclopedic collections, while others narrow in on a certain chapter or facet of history.
The top 10 winners in the category Best History Museum are as follows:
- National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center - Columbus, Georgia
- National Underground Railroad Freedom Center - Cincinnati, Ohio
- National Museum of the Marine Corps - Triangle, Virginia
- The Mob Museum - Las Vegas
- USS Constitution Museum - Boston
- Museum of History & Industry - Seattle
- Independence Seaport Museum - Philadelphia
- National WWII Museum - New Orleans
- Museum of Native American History - Bentonville, Arkansas
- The Henry Ford - Dearborn, Michigan
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote.
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