The city of Birmingham (AL) has approved funding for the $5 million Negro League baseball museum that is set to open in April, and on Thursday, Inland American Communities and Corporate Realty made the multifamily development, Venue at the Ballpark, official with a ceremonial groundbreaking. Read more and view renderings here.
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After some tough times, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) in Kansas City (MO) appears to be back on track with nearly 60,000 visitors and $300,000 in profit in 2012. While relatively new NLBM president Bob Kendrick and the 2012 MLB All-Star Game at Kaufmann Stadium were the driving forces behind the museum’s best year since 2007, we’re proud to say Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Omaha Storm Chasers and the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum proudly announce that Werner Park will house the NLBM’s Times, Teams & Talent traveling exhibit on the main concourse for eight games from May 17 through May 24. Continue reading