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Address: 221 N. Fillmore Street, Corinth, MS 38834
Phone Number: 662.287.3120
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Description: Serving as the hub of historical information for the area, the Crossroads...
Serving as the hub of historical information for the area, the Crossroads Museum invites visitors to view its permanent exhibits dealing with Civil War, Railroad, Aviation, Business/Industry and Pre-History/Archeology. Spend time in the adjacent galleries which offer special rotating exhibits. The Museum also offers a gift shop and the Margaret Greene Rogers Research Library.
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A 'Must' stop

What would a Civil War history visit to Corinth be if the traveler didn't swing by and see the famous crossroads? There is an interpretive loop walk through the area - complete... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 7, 2015
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Houston
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

If you are a civil war buff, make sure you see this and learn about the strategic value of this plot of land. I've never actually seen a railroad crossroad before coming here. The significance is addressed at length in the Shiloh battle presentation.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

What would a Civil War history visit to Corinth be if the traveler didn't swing by and see the famous crossroads? There is an interpretive loop walk through the area - complete with wartime photo's. Worth the time to visit.

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Spring Hill, Tennessee
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62 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is a good but not great museum. It's rather small and not up to the standards of several in the area, but nevertheless a good stop that adds to the Corinth/Shiloh experience.

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Washington, Missouri
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The Crossroads Museum is located in the old Railroad Depot at the intersection to two railroads, the Norfolk Southern and Kansas City Southern. Part of the depot is still used by the KCS. This Depot is very well maintained. The caboose outside looks almost like it be put on train today. Inside the museum boost a small collection of railroad... More 

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Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is a museum of railroad and local history. All kinds of train memorabilia, Coca Cola product displays (there was a bottling plant in the area), and pictures and memorabilia of local favorite sons, one being Don Blassingame, the Cardinal baseball player. In back of the museum is a famous rail intersection. Corinth was the sight of where two rail... More 

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Hermitage, Tennessee
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28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Great museum & town history of the rails & the town's famous citizens. Something neat to check out if you are ever in the area. Very friendly staff & prices aren't bad at all. The best part is going behind the building to see where the "X" marks the spot by the joining of the railroads.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If you are into railroad history, this is a place to go visit. It's just not about the Civil War era, but also the town history. Informative.

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new orleans
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Unique displays with lots of interesting info relating to the local culture and history. There's even a full room dedicated to one of the local patrons. I'm not a museum buff but I really enjoyed this one.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Finally got around to visiting the Crossroads museum. The lady at the desk was warm in greeting when entering and asking me to wait a few moments to open the museum. It's not a large museum,but fitting for a small city. It starts at pre historic times to present. The main highlight of course is the railroad and how it... More 

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

This museum is a small one that covers rail history in Corinth, some history of the town, and a small Coke museum in the back. There is also some memorabilia on famous people from Corinth. The lady at the front was very helpful about other sites to see in the surrounding area. There is a nominal fee. To be honest... More 

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