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Rocky Mount Museum

200 Hyder Hill Rd, Piney Flats, TN 37686-4630
+1 423-538-7396
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History of Tennessee

This place has fantastic and knowledgeable docents who make the featured era come to life. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cmh797
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Lenoir City, Tennessee, United States
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Outing together

Nice place and nice scenery..Something to check out if you've never been..Fun for kids as well as... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Valerie D
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Piney Flats, Tennessee
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200 Hyder Hill Rd, Piney Flats, TN 37686-4630
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+1 423-538-7396
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has fantastic and knowledgeable docents who make the featured era come to life. We learned how Tennessee came to be.A well kept secret which is surprising as it's a great place for a family outing,picnic tables, and loads of parking and modern facilities....More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Nice place and nice scenery..Something to check out if you've never been..Fun for kids as well as adults....

Thank Valerie D
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Step back in time to the late 1700's as you arrive as a traveler over the mountains to visit the home used by Governor John Sevier. Experience what life was like in the Appalachian mountains for the early pioneers. Discover the rich history behind the...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

This historic museum is a gem.. Our kids made home made soap during a class. They loved his and we also learned about bathing Oder in a house and regularity of baths...Or should I say irregularity.....LoL... The guided tour of the buildings is great! The...More

Thank Jack L
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Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

We home school our kids and this place was a great way to learn about the old times. Very informative and they really enjoyed seeing how people lived back in 1700s. They got to watch a man sheer a sheep which was cool. Then learn...More

Thank Kenneth E
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

When my daughter was looking for a rustic venue for her wedding that wasn't going to cost an arm and a leg, Rocky Mount came to the rescue. They offered everything we needed and we had a wonderful experience.

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Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Our family of three, including our 6y.o. Son, had a great day. Re-enactors taught us about life in 1791. We all enjoyed ourselves. Our son got to make a dipped candle, we all tried homemade apple cider, and the reenactors made it an entertaining learning...More

Thank Alyson C
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

As a history buff, I really enjoyed Rocky Mount. Having last visited when I was in elementary school years ago, I had meant to visit again for years and I'm glad I did. The tour is well laid out and the actors do a good...More

Thank Chad B
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Reviewed June 23, 2016

For once, my husband stopped when he noticed the historic sign on the highway en route to our destination. What a treat! The museum is well laid out, but the best part are the farm buildings and the docents who tell the family history. What...More

2  Thank EdandRuth
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Reviewed March 15, 2016

did not visit the cabins. it is a great place to take children to learn about regional history .i guess they did the best they could with the entry & exit.

Thank ann v
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