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Customs House Museum and Cultural Center

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Address: Corner of Commerce and South 2nd Street, Clarksville, TN 37041
Phone Number: 931 648-5780
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Nice place to visit when in town

lots of cool Clarksville history inside. Neat area for small (& grown) children to play and have interactive learning. well worth the small price of admission, I think it was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
Michelle D
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Silerton, Tennessee
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Dyer, Tennessee, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

I have never been a history buff, but I enjoyed seeing all the old guns and such, but my favorite has always been the bubble cave!

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Silerton, Tennessee
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

lots of cool Clarksville history inside. Neat area for small (& grown) children to play and have interactive learning. well worth the small price of admission, I think it was between $5-10, discount for kids, or free, and discounts for seniors, and military and students. We have visited here twice, my daughter 3 times, when we are in town (she... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Nice museum, lots of local history. We loved the bubble cave but everywhere else my husband was pretty bored with *disclaimer: he isn't a big museum goer.

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Chambery, France
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86 reviews 86 reviews
23 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I visited this museum, the second-largest general interest museum in Tennessee (over 35000 square feet of galleries), with my Clarksville hostess and friend on a sunny Saturday afternoon. The first two rooms feature works by local painters or sculptors or champions, but I became truly interested in the museum when I discovered the wide room on the upper floor, telling... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

just keep them away from the art. The kids museum downstairs has trains and a bubble room. There is a small grocery store that my kids love also.

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Tempe, Arizona
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

great place to learn about the local area . give yourself alot of time though, lots to see and read .

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Both children and adults will enjoy what this museum has to offer. Hands on exhibits, permanent and rotating, provide everyone a wonderful experience!

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Paris, Tennessee
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Loved the interaction portions of the museum especially the model railroad area. Didn't like the parking being up a hill.

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Mammoth Lakes, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

My son & I arrived in Clarksville early for the play, Grease, so decided to walk around this quaint rather economically challenged downtown city and came across the "Custom House." Located in a lovely Victorian historical home has folk art of the region that is symbolic of the region and customs. What it reaffirmed within me is the need for... More 

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Fort Campbell, Kentucky
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I really enjoyed coming here, I didn't realize they had so much to do for you and your family. I will definitely be coming back to this place to bring my children so that they may enjoy it as well.

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