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Ranked #1 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines
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 #2 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines
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Ranked #3 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #5 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines
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Ranked #6 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Lookouts
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Ranked #7 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Located in scenic Franklin, North Carolina, The Factory is Western North Carolina's premier destination for great family fun... more » Owner description: Located in scenic Franklin, North Carolina, The Factory is Western North Carolina's premier destination for great family fun and dining.Enjoy over 100 arcade games, the region's largest go cart track, ten bowling lanes, laser tag, indoor mini golf, a kid's play area for smaller children and much more.For your next family fun outing, eat and play with us at The Factory. « less
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Ranked #8 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Specialty Museums
Housed in the old Macon County jail, the museum covers the history of gem and mineral mining in the area.
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Ranked #9 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines
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Ranked #10 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Mines
Sift through the dirt to find rubies or other minerals.
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Ranked #11 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Museums
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Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Ranked #13 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Ranked #14 of 15 attractions in Franklin
Category: Golf Courses
Owner description: MILL CREEK RESORT AND COUNTRY CLUB is one of the best kept secrets in the Smoky Mountains and now you are in on the secret.... more » Owner description: MILL CREEK RESORT AND COUNTRY CLUB is one of the best kept secrets in the Smoky Mountains and now you are in on the secret. Here in the mountains of North Carolina you will enjoy hospitality at its best with deluxe accommodations, breathtaking views, an 18 hole championship golf course and amazing tennis facilities! Whether you golf or just want to get out of the summer heat, we have what you are looking for in a cool mountain getaway. If you are looking for a place to enjoy the colors of the season, fall at Mill Creek is spectacular. We are a year round resort. When you are ready for a vacation, we are ready to make it memorable. « less
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Owner description: Franklin Golf Course has been a family tradition since 1923. Our convenient location, beautiful views, challenging course,... more » Owner description: Franklin Golf Course has been a family tradition since 1923. Our convenient location, beautiful views, challenging course, and family atmosphere make Franklin Golf Course a great choice for golfers of all ages and skill levels. 9 holes, par 36, 2933 yards in length, putting green, swimming, driving range, pro shop, snack bar, club repair, public welcome, memberships available, 8 AM until dusk. « less
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