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Tennessee River Museum

495 Main St, Savannah, TN 38372-2062
+1 800-552-3866
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Very helpful to go here before going to Shiloh Battlefield.

I think this is great preparation for going to the Shiloh Battlefield, to get some background on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
frankb4d
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Dearborn Heights, Michigan
Neat

We recently visited here after we received a voucher from the Shiloh National Park for free... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dasg23
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495 Main St, Savannah, TN 38372-2062
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+1 800-552-3866
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this is great preparation for going to the Shiloh Battlefield, to get some background on the area and its significance in the Civil War. There are exhibits concerning pre-war times, and post-war times as well. The information about the types of weaponry used...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited here after we received a voucher from the Shiloh National Park for free admission to the TN River Museum. This museum is clean and has lots to look at even though it's small. The staff was friendly. The museum has a small...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2018

It's not large, but there's plenty to see.There are many photos and the descriptions are well written.

Thank Yvette C
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

While in Savannah we planned to have one activity and we chose the Tennessee River museum. It was a very interesting and had exhibits covering several eras in history.

Thank larrywreid
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

The cost to enter was $3.00 per person but worth it. Lots of interesting things to see, with very helpful staff.

Thank Mary F
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Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

This place was a great little museum to just go in and browse and learn some tn. river history. The charge was $3 which is well worth it. I really thought the museum was really nice. To top it off the lady that worked there...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

This is not your average small-town museum with a collection of junk poorly displayed. It is a first-class museum. They have excellent displays about Native American peoples from the Archaic to the Cherokee. They have an excellent Civil War arms and munitions display that explains...More

1  Thank doublewide23
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

A must if you are interested in Tennessee or Civil War history. Always friendly staff and very informative.

Thank Jannella N
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

This museum would not be at the top of my list for starting off the day, but after visiting Shiloh, it definitely added to our overall understanding of the area with its wide array of exhibits including Civil War and pottery. Very friendly staff! We...More

1  Thank GreenUnicorn
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

The museum has great exhibits that are informative and cute. There is a part of the museum that looks like a civil war battle ship. If you are in savannah stop by and check this place out. It is not going to take you hours...More

1  Thank Stefanie B
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