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West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great cultural center

We were not expecting a pit stop full of such history and slice of culture. I figured it was just a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Very Helpful Staff

We were here looking for some maps for Nashville, as that was where we were headed. The people gave... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
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Music heritage destination showcasing the rich musical history and rural culture of West Tennessee including the last home of Blues pioneer Sleepy John Estes and the Tina Turner Museum at Flagg Grove School, the childhood school of Tina Turner. Over...more
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121 Sunny Hill CV, Brownsville, TN 38012-8367
+1 731-779-9000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were not expecting a pit stop full of such history and slice of culture. I figured it was just a state visitor center but was pleasantly surprised to see Tina turner’s Flagg Grove school in back of the Delta Heritage center with a number...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2018

We were here looking for some maps for Nashville, as that was where we were headed. The people gave us some historical tidbits about the area. This is a great place to stop, as they have here the Cotton Museum, Hatchie River Museum, Tennessee Music...More

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed June 3, 2018

I enjoyed my visit here. A good stop off point on our coach tour, I was impressed with the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff there. An interesting display on cotton and cotton harvesting. Tina Turners old school house and the home of blues player...More

Thank cardinal999
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Worth a stop, informative, free! Close to interstate between Memphis and Nashville. Fascinating home of blues singer as well as Tina Turner's school.

Thank cheryl55
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

What a treat for out of town folks to see the Delta Hertiage Center. The staff is so accommodating! The music and farm exhibits are so well done! Of course the Tina Turner School House is a must see! Her records ,dresses pictures! All First...More

Thank pmkmascolo
Reviewed November 15, 2017

We had a fantastic afternoon here while visiting the Flagg Grove School house. The ladies were so welcoming & friendly and helped us take our souvenir photos in front of the amazing fireplace which we were told would be roaring away in the winter. If...More

Thank JediTaxi
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

There were three separate museums in this facility and they were all free and very educational it was nice to visit and the gift center was good too they had free coffee and it's in a great safe area

Thank sherrys490
Reviewed June 13, 2017

We were in town visiting family and wanted some free things to do and my husband suggested going here. I was hesitant, but the place is very impressive! A large history on the fish in the area, all things cotton, Tina Turner, and Sleepy John...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2017

We visited this center on May 14th. There is free parking in front of the center. There is no entrance fee. In the center are 4 rooms: West Tennessee cotton, West Tennessee music, Hatchie river and Lincoln Collection. These are old style museums but still...More

Thank AmarilisVos
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for the Tina Turner museum, and happened upon the actual heritage centre. They have a couple of other museums inside and have really nice staff. Free coffee and wifi and great place to stop and rest your legs if you're driving to...More

Thank Hannah S
SoniaO-Clark, Manager at West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2017

Thank you for stopping by and so glad you enjoyed the visit. Thanks for your great review, too. :-)

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September 17, 2016|
Response from canyanyday | Reviewed this property |
The old school house next to the Delta Heritage Center have Tina Turner memorabilia to view but I did not see any Tina Turner t-shirts been sold.
September 17, 2016|
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Response from SoniaO-Clark | Property representative |
You may purchase Tina Turner Highway and Tina Turner Heritage Days shirts here. We do not sell any of her concert tour tshirts. We are working on designs that will include her likeness. Please check back soon to see if... More