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Christ in the Smokies Museum & Gardens

510 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3127
+1 865-436-5155
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Excellent place to visit!!!

This is an amazing little museum that offers a view of the life of Jesus as depicted in dioramas in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nathan T
Huntsville, Alabama
Wonderful Museum

On our recent trip to Gatlinburg, my wife and I toured the Museum and Gardens. The Museum is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Billy E
Birmingham, Alabama
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510 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3127
+1 865-436-5155
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Reviewed yesterday

This is an amazing little museum that offers a view of the life of Jesus as depicted in dioramas in wax. It is tastefully done with a self-guided tour. Each scene has a narrator that speaks before moving to the next. It takes about 40-45...More

Thank Nathan T
Reviewed 5 days ago

On our recent trip to Gatlinburg, my wife and I toured the Museum and Gardens. The Museum is amazing as you walk through 12 Biblical Scenes with narration, mood lighting and inspirational music at each scene. The life-size figures at each scene were so expertly...More

Thank Billy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Biblical scenes brought to view in paintings and figures, lovely Christian gift shop one of the larger I have seen, easy free parking

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just parked here because we wanted the money to go to for a good cause and we've already seen the museum. But when we went to pay for parking, they were not very friendly and sent us back outside to an attendant who was...More

Thank Kenaestes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a good experience. Musty smell throughout but always love to hear the story of Jesus' life and love for us. Thank you for keeping this place open.

Thank angelpatters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Several different rooms comprised of larger than life size mannequins take you on a journey following his life from birth thru crucifixion and resurrection accompanied with scripture and secular music choices. A very moving tribute. This museum sits at the very base of the Smoky...More

2  Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time visit and we enjoyed it. The tour is very well put together and it was not crowded at all. The staff was super friendly.

Thank LaBron W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is a quiet place to walk and around and reflect the life of Christ. The wax figures are life size and depict different scenery from the stories in the Bible.

Thank MR0senberg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very Inspirational , Love ,Love , Love it , A must see attraction , everyone should see this at least once .

Thank KnippTours
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've been coming here for years. Well done dioramas of the life of Jesus using full human size figures. The inside gardens are pretty especially with the monument of Jesus and his "following eyes". The outside gardens need serious help. Overgrown bushes and broken statuary....More

1  Thank irapinklady
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Cass W
How much time should we plan to be able to see this?
19 March 2017|
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Response from Marie T | Reviewed this property |
about 1 1/2 hours. No videos allowed
Patti B
is this open on Christmas day?
11 December 2016|
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Response from Charles E | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea. Call them (865) 436-5155
Is it cool on Christ?
18 September 2016|
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Response from Susan B | Reviewed this property |
Ticket prices: Box Office Online ADULT - $12.99 $10.99 SAVE $2 NOW CHILD (6-12) - $5.99 $4.99 SAVE $1 NOW Under 6 FREE I am not sure... More