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Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum

Winery Square, 461 Brookside Village Way, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
+1 865-430-5515
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So creative!!

Went today with my dad and husband. We really enjoyed our visit. I thought it was so cool how... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Carolynn F
via mobile
Fantastic museaum

We stopped in not knowing what to expect and we were not disappointed. From the moment you walk in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Melissa P
via mobile
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The collection consists of more than 20,000 Salt and Pepper Shakers from all over the world. A labor of love of collecting for more than 30 years. See the amazing variety of animals, vegetables, people and other colorful shapes, and the creativity of all the artists that created them. Great fun for all ages!
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  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Winery Square, 461 Brookside Village Way, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went today with my dad and husband. We really enjoyed our visit. I thought it was so cool how such mundane things can be shakers. Ended up buying 3 sets. Completely worth $3 if you like this kind of thing.

Thank Carolynn F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped in not knowing what to expect and we were not disappointed. From the moment you walk in you know you are about to see something special. The modest admission of 3.00 is well worth the sights you are about to see. The shakers...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Definitely one of a kind. It’s unbelievable how many salt and pepper shaker sets there are here! Here are just a few categories: •Chickens •Pigs •Vegetables •U.S.Souvenirs It doesn’t take long, so just come by here. (But be sure to check the operating times)

Thank Josh_Traveler1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fun way to spend 30-45 minutes. Thousands of salt and pepper shakers in the museum. Organized into categories: veggies, transportation, foreign, fancy, silly, etc. Saw lots of older ones which brought back fond memories of times gone by. Nice gift shop too, with a...More

1  Thank texastravelfan1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted to check this out since we were in the area but of course my hubby really did not want to. Guess what??/ I almost had to drag him out of there! We both really enjoyed the museum and for sure need to go...More

1  Thank Marlise M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Spanish proprietor's mother collected these 20,000 plus examples of salt and pepper shakers. Some were great art, some were really funny, and others were quite unusual. They did a great job of organizing the shakers by group, and there were interesting maps toward the...More

1  Thank Patrick Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came shortly before they closed and was warned that they were closing on time. I would still have to pay, but for $ 3, not such a hardship.. A huge unique collection, indiscriminately displayed, I thought, but no, there is a "method to this...More

1  Thank AMsays
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on a whim and discovered a hidden treasure! Very friendly and knowledgeable staff and a nostalgic and amazing trip thru a collection built by a mother. Ended up being one of the highlights of our trip. Admission was only 3.00 per person and...More

1  Thank Andy D
Reviewed 6 September 2017

If you are in or near Gatinburg, TN, this is one of the best place to visit. They have collection of about 20,000 different shakers with different themes. Entrance fee is only $3.00 per person which can be applied towards purchase from the store. Museum...More

1  Thank kmehta13
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Went to the salt & pepper store and was very disappointed. We went in and started looking at the salt & pepper shakers that had for sale and the gentleman behind the counter said we had to pay $3 a person and go through the...More

2  Thank bodymanmyers10
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