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Junaluska Museum

1 Junaluska Dr, Robbinsville, NC 28771-8418
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Small Unique Museum

We took a day trip and found this little Museum that turned out to be a sweet reminder of how small... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Linda B
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Dover, Florida
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The entrance is not the best setup, kinda dangerous being a blind curve, had alot of information... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Jaime C
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1 Junaluska Dr, Robbinsville, NC 28771-8418
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

We took a day trip and found this little Museum that turned out to be a sweet reminder of how small town America retains its culture and heritage. Its not fancy but for an hour it will take you to places in history you may...More

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The entrance is not the best setup, kinda dangerous being a blind curve, had alot of information that was insightful, not well maintained.

Thank Jaime C
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Large granite stones carved with quotes from those who knew Junaluska surround his grave. I enjoyed walking the medicinal trails- upper and lower. There are several markers that mention Cherokee members of the local communities and their outstanding contributions as people of high principles and...More

Thank RSamples
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The museum is closed and being rebuilt. The grave and plaques are still there. Interesting historical site.

Thank MountainGal1
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The medicine trail is very well done. Learn how the cherokee utilized little known plants as medicine and food. And see the plants for yourself while walking a shaded hilly short trail.

Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 1 July 2016

A very moving burial site for an unsung hero of our country. Take time to reflect on how we have behaved in the past and think about how we can continue to improve. Thanks to the folks who maintain this memborial to a great American.

Thank mac2310
Reviewed 17 May 2016

In 2015, Robbinsville had a bad storm and trees feel on the museum. During the insurance mitigation process, black mold was found in the basement. Costs to repair were too expensive - the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians are working on a new location for...More

1  Thank Tabitha M
Reviewed 3 July 2015

this is a very educational place , the lady that is at the museum is a wealth of knowledge on the Cherokee tribes, The kids enjoyed the arrowheads , the different tools and things and how they were used was very interesting. outside is the...More

Thank helen w
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We went to this museum with our family which included children ages 6-17 years and really enjoyed ourselves! The museum is small but quaint and had many hands-on exhibits that the children could experience. It was staffed by 2 members of the local Cherokee tribe...More

1  Thank Danagalb
Reviewed 10 April 2015

We had a wonderful visit here, and learned much about the Cherokee. Although a small museum it is overflowing with passion for these people and their lifestyle.. The woman at the museum was so willing to share stories and really made that part of our...More

2  Thank Susan L
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Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
I actually was just a visitor from FL there and remember the house as it was at that time. I wish I could tell you more but I can tell you what a beautiful surrounding it was in and the people who have lived there were so... More
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