Whether you’re interested in American history or millennia of human history, you can learn a lot about the past with a visit to one of these 10 incredible history museums, chosen by an expert panel and voted by readers as the best in the United States. Some have broad, encyclopedic collections, while others are specific to a certain historical moment. 

No. 9: Africatown Heritage House - Mobile, Alabama

The Africatown Heritage House in Mobile, Alabama, holds a significant place in American history due to its connection with the Clotilda, the last known ship to bring enslaved Africans to the United States in 1860, despite the ban on the international slave trade. Exhibits, events, lectures, and community programs engage visitors and foster dialogue about African American history, social justice, and the importance of preserving cultural heritage.

First published by USA Today. Read the full article here