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Take the tour. It is absolutely one of the more interesting tours we have taken. The tour guides... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2019
westymtnman
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This museum does an excellent job in presenting the past history of early Tennessee. The "actors... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
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200 Hyder Hill Rd, Piney Flats, TN 37686-4630
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Reviewed September 8, 2019

Charming location, actually enjoyed this visit to the "living" museum last Christmas. Great local history, all actors are in the correct historical period. This part of Tennessee has a fascinating history and this former early settlement is a great place to learn about the history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed April 12, 2019

Take the tour. It is absolutely one of the more interesting tours we have taken. The tour guides dress in period clothes and speak in period dialects. The tour includes the museum, a 10-minute video, a tour of the Cobb House with period guides, a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

This museum does an excellent job in presenting the past history of early Tennessee. The "actors" on the tour are very educated on this very historic view of early times at Rocky Mount. This is a must see for everyone to do especially with the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun here. It’s like stepping back in time when you walk through the houses and meet with the “Cobb family”. The grounds are beautiful and the views are breathtaking. We enjoyed a relaxing, laid back day here.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

This place has fantastic and knowledgeable docents who make the featured era come to life. We learned how Tennessee came to be.A well kept secret which is surprising as it's a great place for a family outing,picnic tables, and loads of parking and modern facilities....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Nice place and nice scenery..Something to check out if you've never been..Fun for kids as well as adults....

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Step back in time to the late 1700's as you arrive as a traveler over the mountains to visit the home used by Governor John Sevier. Experience what life was like in the Appalachian mountains for the early pioneers. Discover the rich history behind the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ChuckTN56
Reviewed May 18, 2017

This historic museum is a gem.. Our kids made home made soap during a class. They loved his and we also learned about bathing Oder in a house and regularity of baths...Or should I say irregularity.....LoL... The guided tour of the buildings is great! The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Jack L
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

We home school our kids and this place was a great way to learn about the old times. Very informative and they really enjoyed seeing how people lived back in 1700s. They got to watch a man sheer a sheep which was cool. Then learn...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Kenneth E
Reviewed March 14, 2017

When my daughter was looking for a rustic venue for her wedding that wasn't going to cost an arm and a leg, Rocky Mount came to the rescue. They offered everything we needed and we had a wonderful experience.

Date of experience: September 2016
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