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Discovery Park of America

830 Everett Blvd, Union City, TN 38261-7710
+1 731-885-5455
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Wonderful day!

I am embarrassed to admit that, although my husband and I live under an hour away, this was our... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Charlotte H
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Paducah, Kentucky
via mobile
Lots to do and see

This was my second visit so I was really happy to see some new additions to the already impressive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Westtja
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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830 Everett Blvd, Union City, TN 38261-7710
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I am embarrassed to admit that, although my husband and I live under an hour away, this was our first visit to the park. It was a wonderful experience. We arrived at 10:00 and stayed until they closed at 5:00. We did not see everything!...More

Thank Charlotte H
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! We are glad you and your husband enjoyed your first visit, and we look forward to you visiting again! There is something for everyone, no matter the age. We love suggestions! We do have docents that are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second visit so I was really happy to see some new additions to the already impressive display of exhibits. We decided to try the extra things - the space theatre (30 mins of interactive space travel), the Earthquake simulator and a trip...More

1  Thank Westtja
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

WOW! Thank you for your review, and we are so excited you came back a second time to see our new additions! We hope you can come back each year when you are back in the US! Thank you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has 3 levels with lots to see for the whole family. The grounds are beautiful and also have lots to see and do!

Thank Ginger B
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your time with us! We hope you can come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a pleasant surprise. We had heard it was a great but had no idea how much fun we would have. I recommend this for adults and for children. There is so much interesting stuff to see. The cars were a big hit with...More

Thank Maggiemae37055
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your visit with us! We hope you can come back and visit us again soon, maybe this fall when we have wonderful pumpkin displays in McDonald's Pumpkin Village! Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The amount of educational value present at this location is overwhelming. From the military displays to the reconstructed buildings, this is a truly outstanding establishment. We have visited many locations with items such as arrowheads, but the collection and presentation of those at Discovery Park...More

1  Thank dudewhotravels2010
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WOW! What a wonderful review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit, and we are also pleased to know that you enjoyed the educational value of your visit. Discovery Park of America not only is a fun and whimsical place to visit, but it...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the drive. Really a great place had something for everyone. The Indian exhibit has more arrow heads,spear points,and stone tools than I have ever seen. The place is beautiful.

1  Thank dwingo67
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WOW! Thank you so much for your review! We are glad you enjoyed Discovery Park, especially the Native Americans Gallery! We hope you will visit us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 6 year old nephew and he LOVED it! It took all day to just walk through everything. It was so fun and there's so much to do and see! We would definitely go back.

Thank Katie L
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you and your nephew enjoyed Discovery Park! We hope to see you out here again in the future! Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a few hours, LOVED it. Cars are cool and Chamber a must. Price is fair, easy to get to and no crowds.

Thank Momsmob4x
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience! We are glad you enjoyed our Transportation Gallery and the Chamber! They are both fascinating exhibits here at Discovery Park of America. We look forward to having you as a guest again in the future! Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time! They had tons to do inside and out side. We enjoyed the hands on activities. The facility was very reasonable in price as was the food court. It was easy to access right off the highway. We hope to go...More

Thank Dntmorgan
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your visit at Discovery Park of America! We look forward to you stopping by again soon to see what else we have new! Thank you!

Reviewed May 19, 2017

I was surprised by the whole complex! Such a great "museum" so far off the "beaten" track. The main building has many interesting exhibits, but the real history lies in the outbuildings of the 55 acres of the park. Locomotive and train cars, authentic fire...More

Thank yarddigger
Katie J, Marketing Assistant at Discovery Park of America, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you for sharing with us your experience at Discovery Park of America! We are so glad you enjoyed our complex and 50-acre park. We are kind of like the "hidden gem" of Tennessee, right off the beaten path like you said! We hope you...More

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kelleycas
we have a small puppy that we hate to leave at home. May we bring her ?
June 11, 2017|
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Response from Shaun M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, No the only dogs allow insides the Discovery Park of America are Service Dogs.
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kelleycas
what is the parks policy on dogs ?
June 11, 2017|
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Response from Mary B | Property representative |
Hi, there....we do not allow pets at Discover Park. The Animal Clinic on Reelfoot Avenue in Union City offers boarding by the day. Their phone number is 731-885-1943. Thank you!
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finleys77
Do they have picnic tables?
February 18, 2017|
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Response from Katie J | Property representative |
We do have picnic tables inside the park at our Eats and Treats snack shop, but unfortunately you cannot bring your own picnic meal inside Discovery Park :( However, we do have a nice park about a mile north of Discovery... More
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