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Ranked #1 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines; Landmarks
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Ranked #2 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: Housed in the Historic 1850 Macon County Jail, the museum has approximately 6000 items on display in 8 separate rooms on two... more » Owner description: Housed in the Historic 1850 Macon County Jail, the museum has approximately 6000 items on display in 8 separate rooms on two floors. The displays cover the history of mining in Western North Carolina, fossils, Indian artifacts, fluorescent minerals and gems and specimens from all 50 States of the USA and various countries of the world. « less
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Ranked #3 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines; Landmarks
Owner description: Mason's Sapphire Mine is an all-natural, dig your own sapphire mine that has been in operation since 1942 in Franklin NC.... more » Owner description: Mason's Sapphire Mine is an all-natural, dig your own sapphire mine that has been in operation since 1942 in Franklin NC. Masons mine is a safe, fun, and unique experience to add to your family trip! « less
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Ranked #4 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
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Ranked #5 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines; Landmarks
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Ranked #6 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines; Landmarks
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Ranked #7 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines; Landmarks
Sift through the dirt to find rubies or other minerals.
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Ranked #8 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Museums
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Ranked #9 of 9 attractions in Franklin
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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