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Discover a living history at the Museum of Appalachia

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The Museum of Appalachia The Museum of Appalachia

Clinton, TN — Discover a living history museum of pioneer, frontier, and early artifacts of mountain life in the Southern Appalachians! A must see for your Norris Lake Tennessee vacation with family and friends!

The Museum of Appalachia was recently named an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. The museum is a living history museum that presents the lifestyles of the Appalachian peoples through artifacts, exhibitions and programs. With more than 30 historic log buildings on 63 acres and hundreds of exhibits to discover and learn about, this is an attraction your family will enjoy. The museum offers picturesque pastures and gardens, historic 19th century buildings, historic furnishings and collections, folk art and authentic mountain music that stands alone as a tribute to the American spirit.

The museum annually hosts over 100,000 visitors and is open year-round except Christmas Day. A restaurant and gift shop is available with authentic country style cooking for everyone. See calendar for updated activities and annual events.

Museum of Appalachia
2819 Andersonville Hwy
Clinton, TN 37716

Telephone: (865) 494-7680
Hours: 9am - 5pm 7 days a week (see website for seasonal hours and holiday closings)
Admission: Seniors $15, Adults $18, Youth $10, Children under 5 FREE (AAA, Military, Family and Group rates available)

Museum Activities: Sheep Shearing Day, The Barn Dance, July 4th Celebration & Anvil Shoot, Days of the Pioneer Antique Show, Student Heritage Day, Tennessee Fall Homecoming, Christmas in Old Appalachia, group tours, weddings

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