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Museum of Appalachia

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2819 Andersonville Hwy, Clinton, TN 37716-6756
+1 865-494-7680
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Essential introduction to Knoxville/Southern Appalachia

I visited recently and found the Museum still effective. This place has drawn me, my family, and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
centaur41
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Knoxville
Fantastic Experience. Will go back

This museum was wonderful. You really got to experience how people lived in the area. Very well... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
LaurieandBrent
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Orinda, California
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2819 Andersonville Hwy, Clinton, TN 37716-6756
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited recently and found the Museum still effective. This place has drawn me, my family, and our out-of-town guests for two generations now. Recent experiences recalled those of almost forty years ago when I brought classes of regional educators here. These were winners of...More

Thank centaur41
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This museum was wonderful. You really got to experience how people lived in the area. Very well laid out and preserved. There is a lot to see and we regretted only having 2 1/2 hours to tour. It is about 1/2 hour from Knoxville and...More

Thank LaurieandBrent
Reviewed 24 November 2017

The mission to preserve and interpret the local cultural heritage is a commendable and worthwhile endeavor, but the resources and management seem to be lacking. The ticket price might suggest that a lot of activities and visitor services are included in the experience, but this...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Went in the middle of the afternoon......big mistake......too much to see! I will be returning for a second visit. Interesting artifacts and large gift shop.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Easy access from I️-75; good food; great gift shop; excellent event venue. LOVE their Fall Homecoming Festival!

Thank mickipd
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I have enjoyed attending this museum for many years. It has a lot to see, and you can learn something new every time that you go. It is fabulous!

Thank Terina G
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is a wonderful place to spend the afternoon with your children. They are a few anamils in this park and it close to the Morris Dam.

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 19 October 2017

My husband and I spent 2 1/2 hours + at the museum. Well worth the price for admission. We were able to tour at our own rate with a detailed map. My favorite exhibit was the "Christy" exhibit. I read the book many years ago...More

Thank kittycat19722014
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Just an awesome glimpse into the past, well preserved and carefully thought out on how things used to be with so many antiques you will be taken back in time.

Thank beachbumclinton_TN
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We have visited several historical museums of this type in our travels. This is the best yet. A lot of preserved homes and other buildings and more artifacts than we have ever seen. All tied together with these wonderful quotes and stories from the people...More

Thank smc497
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Hedy M
1 April 2017|
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Response from Shirley H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have plenty of parking.
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Susan K
30 October 2016|
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Response from Lesley P | Reviewed this property |
Did not see any any pets there but contact the museum direct.
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CrystalAndrus
31 March 2016|
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Response from AniKinTN | Reviewed this property |
Can google the museumofappalachia. $18 adult, $15 AAA, senior, or military. $10 for older kids, $6 for younger, think under five is free.
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