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Cades Cove Museum

1004 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804-5132
+1 865-982-0705
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History Galore

If you like going around Cades Cove Loop Road you need to stop here, before or after doesn't... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
C5481QJjudym
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Maryville, Tennessee
very nice

very nice and interesting to see how poeple lived in the old days. Cant wait untill it warms up so... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Jeff R
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Walland, Tennessee, United States
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1004 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804-5132
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+1 865-982-0705
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

If you like going around Cades Cove Loop Road you need to stop here, before or after doesn't matter. So much history of the cove , the people, their way of living, farm life and so much more. I love the cove and learning about...More

Thank C5481QJjudym
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

very nice and interesting to see how poeple lived in the old days. Cant wait untill it warms up so I can go again

Thank Jeff R
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome place. So much history in the homesteads and Churches that has been moved into Cades Cove. Also the wildlife is amazing. You never know what animals you'll see. HIGHLY recommended visiting.

Thank Lynda B
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A chance to visit the past and for those that enjoy a small piece of how those that lived decades ago simple but would have been. Dry rewarding

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great museum of artifacts of family living from families living in Cades Cove when it became part of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome place to learn about the history of Cades Cove and the sorrounding area! The staff are very informative!

Thank rnbwgirl29
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I am a local and have visited this museum many times. It is a rustic reminder of our past. Beautiful, mtn setting with lots of info available. Certainly worth visiting.

Thank gibsons25
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The most beautiful place on earth. Cades Cove has been a family tradition for many years. My parents took me starting when I was little, then when my two oldest boys were little, we drove the loop every other weekend. The weeks we didn't, we...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

along the trail you get to visit some of the old log cabins that was first built, but on a couple of them you had to walk but not to far. We went with our kids and they loved it to. It was neat learning...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love Cades Cove. The museum is very informative. Bathrooms are very clean! Staff very helpful.

Thank Angie W
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Collette C
14 January 2016|
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Response from LeVaC_13 | Reviewed this property |
Townsend, since cades cove is a state park, there are no motels. Townsend has some great motels, also beautiful cabins, and some fun campgrounds.
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