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The World Methodist Museum is the depository of one of the largest, if not the largest, collection... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
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World METHODIST Museum visit

What a wonderful museum showing the history of Methodism with many original pieces and displays... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Mark B
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575 N Lakeshore Dr, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745-9742
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

The World Methodist Museum is the depository of one of the largest, if not the largest, collection of Wesleyana and Methodist history in the world. A pleasant and comfortable environment, staffed by knowledgeable volunteer docents, it makes for an interesting afternoon, or part thereof. And...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rboggs58
Reviewed 22 May 2018

What a wonderful museum showing the history of Methodism with many original pieces and displays. Make sure you check their hours of operation.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mark B
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The World Methodist Museum, located on beautiful Lake Junaluska is filled with interesting information and artifacts for visitors seeking history regarding the founding of the Methodist church and its many branches and affiliations. There are extensive resources ranging from exhibits geared toward the casual tourist...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I had asked if I could visit with my 85 yr old father for the eclipse. Wow! was this great. We were able to park close and walk up just a few steps. We laid in the grass, had a picnic and pondered the wonder...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Enjoyed learning about the early evangelists of our country. Wesley's portable pulpit was a joy to see! Lots of photos, letters, and historical artifacts. Also enjoyed some original Holy Land oil lamps and such from archeological digs.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Caroline S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I'm a Lay Leader in the United Methodist Church. This place is a wonderful place to visit to study, grow and see the rich heritage and history of the Methodist movement. There's areas sectioned off which display and explain the different sects of Methodism, the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank josephanterola
Reviewed 23 September 2016

To-day we visited the World Methodist Museum in Waynesville (Lake Junaluska). We very much enjoyed our visit and we learned a lot about the history of the Methodist movement all over the world. The museum is very well organized and looked after. The staff was...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank huringa
Reviewed 1 July 2016

If you are curious about Methodist history, then you need to go here. Lots of examples of circuit riding days. All kinds of history of Methodism in America as well as English history with John Wesley and others.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank wayne m
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Came with a group of confirmands to learn about our Methodist heritage, and was blown away by the sheer volume of artifacts housed in this little building on the hill. A must see for all who wish to learn more about the Methodist movement.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Almost impossible to describe how much we enjoyed the Museum. The lady there was so helpful and was able to fill us in on so much of the history. My husband I could not get enough on one visit we had to return the next...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Maggie C
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