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Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum

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Address: Winery Square, 461 Brookside Village Way, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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+1 865-430-5515
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The collection consists of more than 20,000 Salt and Pepper Shakers from...

The collection consists of more than 20,000 Salt and Pepper Shakers from all over the world. A labor of love of collecting for more than 30 years. See the amazing variety of animals, vegetables, people and other colorful shapes, and the creativity of all the artists that created them. Great fun for all ages!

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A next rainy day activity, i have a collection of my own but this was magnificent. It was also cool to see the article about the owner hiking the AT.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
sjashburn11
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Piqua, Ohio
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Piqua, Ohio
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A next rainy day activity, i have a collection of my own but this was magnificent. It was also cool to see the article about the owner hiking the AT.

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Alva, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick walk through after breakfast. My kids ages 7,5&2 loved it! It is $3 to get in and takes 15mins to walk through. A really remarkable collection. Kids talked about it all day.

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Batavia, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I visited the museum. It was very interesting. My grandmother collected salt and pepper shakers and it really brought back memories going though the museum.

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1 Thank jw7192016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in here on a whim! WOW!! It was mind boggling how many Salt and Pepper shakers exist in this place!! Definitely worth stopping in!

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Thank Teresa P
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were wanting to come visit this museum. We could not find a day to visit during the beginning of our trip so we called on Wednesday to ask if they would be open on Thanksgiving and the man who answered the phone said they would from 10-2. We were elated and shocked and excited to go.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Well worth the $3 admission charge to see. Over 20,000 different salt and pepper shaker sets from all over the world and different eras. I spent over an hour looking at them all. Great selection of items to purchase after you visit the collection and your admission charge get credited towards your purchase.

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Chester, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

UNBELIEVABLE! An amazing collection (and to learn the same person has another museum in Spain, I believe)! The self-guided tour affords you the opportunity to spend as much time as you like trying to take it all in. My wife collects, so it was a must stop for us. Be sure to check their hours when planning your visit.

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Thank HCrowder
Woodlawn, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

$3 to see over 20,000 sets of salt and pepper shakers! We are not collectors but we still found this place very interesting.

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Thank teagankimble
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

I stopped by to shop. They charge $3 to go through the museum, which I didn't want to do as I was the only one in my family interested and didn't want to make them wait. When I asked if I could just come in to shop the store part, I was rudely told "No". I don't understand why they... More 

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Thank Tina S
Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Saw this listed on TripAdvisor and made sure to stop in on our trip. What an amazing collection! I am not a collector myself but found it all so interesting. They sets range from old to not so old, from traditional to unique one of a kind. I loved the nostalgia of it all. It invoked memories from simpler times.... More 

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