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Address: 4812 Orebank Rd, Kingsport, TN 37664-4540
Phone Number: 423-288-6071
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Blast from the past

The Exchange Place is a wonderful place to experience our state's past up close and personal. With living history exhibits and authentic homesteads you'll be treated to an amazing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Joe W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Exchange Place is a wonderful place to experience our state's past up close and personal. With living history exhibits and authentic homesteads you'll be treated to an amazing view of the rich history found here

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Workers dress in period costume to make this experience quite authentic. The fall festival at Exchange Place is a wonderful family activity!

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Thank Wheaties
Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mosey down Orebank Road in Kingsport, Tennessee and you'll come across Exchange Place, a farmstead and living history site that begs you to pull off the road and take a few steps back into the 1850s. Be sure to bring along your camera, there are numerous Kodak moments waiting for you as you stroll the grounds. On any day when... More 

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Thank EaganCox
Kingsport, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful way to spend a day learning and relearning about history both orally and visually. Lots of beautiful and useful crafts made by craftsmen that one can purchase. I like to get ground cornmeal and flour there. Also, gardeners have cuttings to sell at reasonable prices.

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Thank NancyPat280
Gray, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

I walk the Green Belt starting at the Petco parking lot, its a nice hike the only bad spot is that open place when its really hot. The path does end and turn into gravel its about a 6 % grade not for the weak hearted. It reminds me of Living history farms in Iowa.

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Thank J T
Bristol, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Go on line a pull up the Exchange Place, Kingsport, TN, there you will find their list of events. The garden one is this weekend, April 30 and May 1, 2016. I like going and buying my herbs and vegetable plants. There is always a nice variety and you can find some of the older varieties that you can't find... More 

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Thank teresaw544
Berea, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to go to learn about history. But make sure you go when it is open. Trip Advisor has it wrong. They are only open from April till October not every Saturday and Sunday all year. We went thinking it was open and the lady there was very nice and let us take a tour since... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

we enjoy the country life and we like going there to get our plants they very healthy and the crafts are great for kids to learn things that they did long time ago i think more people should visit more

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Thank bkg491962
Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

Interesting history and in a lovely setting. Of interest to photographers for sure. Animals and heritage plants of the time period.

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Thank Irislady2015
northeast Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We enjoy going to the spring plant sale here. We have been the last two years. You can buy several varieties of heirloom tomatoes and lots of other vegetable plants. You can buy flowers and some wildflowers. There are also lots of crafts for sale and some demonstrations. I have taken kindergarten groups here for field trips in the past... More 

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