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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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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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A Walk In the Past

The Custom House Museum is a very detailed part of Clarksville History- its bigger inside then it looks on the outside, the employees are full of knowledge concerning Clarksville... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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Clarksville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

I love museums. This one is interesting because of some of the artifacts regarding Clarksville. The museum at Ft. Campbell also.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

This is an excellent museum to visit, as the displays are well presented and informative. it is in an old building, in the first part of the Old Clarksville area. the architecture of the building is well worth pictures.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The Custom House Museum is a very detailed part of Clarksville History- its bigger inside then it looks on the outside, the employees are full of knowledge concerning Clarksville History- its a $7 entry fee- 2 stories of artifacts- there is also a store inside- the bottom floor has a great train setup with detailed miniatures and landscape- i truly... More 

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Although I like what they are attempting to do here, it was a disappointment as a field trip. The students were rushed through and many did not even get to try everything. I'm sure it would be more enjoyable on a solo or family visit.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

This small museum is one you don't want to miss when visiting Clarksville. In fact, it is worth making a special trip to Clarksville to experience the varied types of exhibits. From art work to full size articles and the historic building itself will be of interest to all ages. The exhibits change rather often, so if you have been... More 

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Dyer, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

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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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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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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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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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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