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Museum of Appalachia

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2819 Andersonville Hwy, Clinton, TN 37716-6756
+1 865-494-7680
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Excellent museum

There are 2 parts to this museum and both are excellent. Indoor exhibits tell local and individual... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2016
via mobile
Great Stories

We stopped at this amazing place as we were passing through. The labor of love in finding the... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2016
Linda S
Davidson, North Carolina, United States
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2819 Andersonville Hwy, Clinton, TN 37716-6756
+1 865-494-7680
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Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

There are 2 parts to this museum and both are excellent. Indoor exhibits tell local and individual histories that are very interesting. Plus many artifacts including musical instruments, Indian artifacts, and many other items. The trail outdoors has 36 stops! They feature cabins, houses, barns,...More

Thank czevski
Reviewed July 15, 2016

We stopped at this amazing place as we were passing through. The labor of love in finding the artifacts is overwhelming. But the most amazing part is all of the stories and relationships built when the artifacts were collected. You could spend days here. You...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed June 26, 2016

It's an OK place to stop and stretch your legs. Lots to see on a wide range of historical topics from musical instruments, farming equipment, very old funeral coach and then there are also the buildings to tour. The peacocks are also lovely. It's worth...More

Thank Ingrid S
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Ive been here multiple times in my life, get to see and learn something new everytime. The history of our region is preserved for educate others on how the Appalachian people lived.

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Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I needed to stretch my legs and was happy with my visit. With AAA discount, price was $15. I was very happy cashier suggested discounts. Lots of artifacts both inside and out. Most items collected and donated by individuals. Meal was available, but seating inside...More

Thank Craig E
Reviewed June 16, 2016

A hands-on, live-action approach to rural Appalachia, this museum is a wonderful place to learn and explore. It also offers wonderful scenery for weddings!

Thank Tallitha R
Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Great place History comes alive. Great walking self tour. Lunch was tasty and good price. We spent the day under the large trees.

Thank milannapple
Reviewed June 13, 2016

The care and restoration of the old pioneer homes and the sheer number of pioneer antiques was impressive and fascinating. I couldn't resist taking a selfie outside Mark Twain's old boyhood cottage. My favorite exhibit was the textile and weaving exhibit. There were old spinning...More

Thank BonVoyager87
Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

I went with my 2, 4, and 8 year old children. My oldest loved the peacocks. All the kids really enjoyed going through the cabins and other outdoor buildings.The inside exhibits looked interesting, but we had to make a quick pass through them. We ate...More

Thank Vab71
Reviewed June 5, 2016

this is a large area of old farm stuff and buildings with live animals in the park. you can walk with goats and peacocks as you see how the old mountain people lived and worked.

Thank Judy D
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Hedy M
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Response from Shirley H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have plenty of parking.
Susan K
October 30, 2016|
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Response from Lesley P | Reviewed this property |
Did not see any any pets there but contact the museum direct.
March 30, 2016|
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Response from AniKinTN | Reviewed this property |
Can google the museumofappalachia. $18 adult, $15 AAA, senior, or military. $10 for older kids, $6 for younger, think under five is free.