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Homesteads Tower Museum

Junction of Highways 127S and 68, Crossville, TN 38555
+1 931-456-9663
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Great Depression era

Looking for unusual place to stop while traveling across Tennessee. Visitor Center staff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marianne L
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Bedford, Texas
Walking to top of tower!

The young lady at the desk Kelly was super nice and very informative! Beautiful scene from top of... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Karen S
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Junction of Highways 127S and 68, Crossville, TN 38555
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for unusual place to stop while traveling across Tennessee. Visitor Center staff recommended this place. Interesting look at an aspect of life during the Depression. The exhibits were very interesting and the staff member was very knowledgeable. Climbed the tower and got a great...More

Thank Marianne L
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The young lady at the desk Kelly was super nice and very informative! Beautiful scene from top of tower!

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is a tower you climb with a museum at the base of the tower . The museum was the best part of it .It was homesteaded in the depression .There was a lot of information about it.

Thank temple574
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Unique and worth stopping by.. Small museum with lots of interesting local history.. But the star of this show is the tower ...96 steep, treacherous steps lead you to the top and viewing area ..very fun and cool for the whole family. Worth the stop....we...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Lots of history, never knew homes were built like this. Went up in the tower, good views. Not far from the State Park.

Thank rjackson01
Homesteads_Fan, Public Relations Manager at Homesteads Tower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks so much for your review!

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We weren't at all familiar with any of Tennessee's history. We viewed a short film about a very important part of our nation's history. I had studied it in school but never knew much about the "Great Depression" during Roosevelt's "New Deal". We especially enjoyed...More

Thank smiles4hisglory
Homesteads_Fan, Public Relations Manager at Homesteads Tower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks so much for visiting and for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor!

Reviewed 21 April 2017

Visited this museum and found it very interesting, learning about some of the cultural that existed back years ago. There are many steps to climb up to the top of the tower. Worth the visit!~

Thank Nickie J
Homesteads_Fan, Public Relations Manager at Homesteads Tower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks so much!

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This museum is interesting but not exceptional. The only cost is if you'd like to watch the brief video. We're glad we did. It explained the economic issues Tennesseans and all of the U.S. were facing at that time. I admire the tenacity of those...More

1  Thank justus2now
Homesteads_Fan, Public Relations Manager at Homesteads Tower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience with others here on Trip Advisor!

Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Small museum...and if you have a larger group of minimally interested teens, its a bit pricy for what you see. My teenagers just rushed right through it. That being said, I really enjoyed learning about the Homestead area . It is from Roosevelt's attempts to...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We enjoyed touring this museum and the history of the plateau. The views of the tower are really nice too.

1  Thank claude_monnier
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Pauline C
27 March 2017|
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Response from Homesteads_Fan | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry. Admission to the museum is $4.00.
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