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Address: 4711 Weakley Rd, Southside, TN 37171-9150
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A recreated 1800s settlement.

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Travel back in time to Collinsville. See the way people lived during this era. Experience life as it was on the farm, school, and church during the 1800's.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Kathy M
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Cunningham, Tennessee
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Cunningham, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Travel back in time to Collinsville. See the way people lived during this era. Experience life as it was on the farm, school, and church during the 1800's.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Very fun. Walking through trees to outbuildings of yesteryear. $5.00 admission. Sweet docents. Good activity for school children. Can't enter the buildings but you can see through most Windows. Worth the trip!

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

My husband and I decided to take a nice country drive to the beautiful Historic Collinsville, an authentic high-quality museum. It was a very relaxing drive and a pleasant experience. Not very far from Clarksville, TN. We were graciously greeted by a very knowledgeable lady who made us feel "at home" The visitors center has lots of information and a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

The best old homestead I've ever seen and I've seen a lot researching for my log home business. Off the beaten path in the country where it should be. So peaceful I jumped a pair of spotted fawns out of bed looking at the cabins.

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1 Thank Jay P
Clarksville, Tennessee
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

We saw the video on their web site but our visit was not like the video. All the buildings were locked so you could only walk past them. The main house had a sign on the steps so you could not go to the boys room. You can view the living room and kitchen from the door. The girls room... More 

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1 Thank Linda J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

Visiting the log cabins is a great way to spend 2-3 hours and see life in a simpler, but more difficult era. Very interesting to roam about at one's leisure. Great places for picnics.

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White Bluff, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2013

I had never heard about this before last weekend It was such a surprise The people were so nice. There was so much history to absorb. I will be going back again!

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