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Battles for Chattanooga Electric Map and Museum

1110 E Brow Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350-1016
+1 423-821-2812
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Thanks for the improvements!

My husband is a history buff and our 10-year-old is becoming one. We visited here a few years back... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TammieAnn
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Dawson Springs, Kentucky
via mobile
Highly disappointed. ..all around

To begin, we ran through the pouring rain to get there....hoping for a paper towel or napkin to dry... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A G
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Elkridge, Maryland
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  • Average25%
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1110 E Brow Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350-1016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband is a history buff and our 10-year-old is becoming one. We visited here a few years back, I was disgusted with it, but after reading about improvements, I was willing to go with them again. I am by no means a history buff,...More

Thank TammieAnn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To begin, we ran through the pouring rain to get there....hoping for a paper towel or napkin to dry off when we arrived. Instead of a greeting, the employee places a "wet floor" sign in front of us. We were however promptly informed that ponchos...More

Thank A G
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The presentation was informative especially for non Civil War History buffs, but is over priced for what you get. The people were very nice but overall I would not recommend. Save your money and go to the National Park's "Point Park" next door.

Thank owens604
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Short history of the three battles. It didn't appear the map was totally in operation. In any event if you are used to some of the NPS ones of these like Fredericksburg or Kennesaw Mtn, this will be a HUGE disappointment

Thank cjdotheworld
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I bought the tickets as a combo at rock city so I only saw the battles of Chattanooga and missed the part of the film. Was a huge waste of money for just under 30 minute movie and gift shop. I enjoy museums and history...More

Thank luvchevys21
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The map and film are interesting but there's only one small room of displays for the museum part. Many of the display items aren't marked either. It doesn't seem worth the extra money.

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Battles for Chattanooga Electric Map and Museum is located on top of Lookout Mountain across the street from the entrance to Point Park. It is NOT affiliated with the National Park Service who has a visitors center next door for Point Park as part of...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a very informative way to actually have the battle brought to life, The front is the gift store and you would pay to see the diorama and the movie. For those who consider it a over rated and overly priced venue, my suggestion...More

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This was very expensive for what it was, but provided a good visual history lesson for my family of the importance this area played in the Civil War. I would recommend the free visitors center next door but it is not very well marked. The...More

Thank AmyC201529
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

It was interesting, but a bit pricey to see diagram and movie. But it did put it in perspective . Was very informative.

Thank Susan Z
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