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Tupper Museum

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Fun afternoon

I went here with my mom for an afternoon activity and it did not disappoint! Elaine was very... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Adrienne L
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White Lake, Michigan
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Traveling back in time

This general store should be visited by everyone. Old folks to remember and youngsters to see how... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Don H
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Kirkland, Washington
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Museum of antique and vintage merchandise, signs, machines, etc.
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311 N Main St, Jennings, LA 70546-5341
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+1 337-821-5532
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The Tupper museum is a cool look into the past with a lot of well-preserved country store items. I didn't have time to play the scavenger hunt game that they had available, but I think it would have been fun to do. In the back...More

Thank Whitney R
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I went here with my mom for an afternoon activity and it did not disappoint! Elaine was very helpful and gave us an excellent tour of the store. My mom (in her 50s) loved looking through everything as it reminded her of some of her...More

Thank Adrienne L
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent snapshot of typical “ country company store” for a look into old sharefarm life. Very interesting view of actual materials of a fully stock company store of early 1900

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

This general store should be visited by everyone. Old folks to remember and youngsters to see how it used to be.. The docent, Elaine, a local lady, was wonderful and really made this stop exceptional.

1  Thank Don H
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Tupper Museum has all the original contents of a store from the 40's. Also has a collection of handmade Coushatta pine needle baskets from the 40's. Fabulous! Worth a stop.

Thank Kendra L
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Small museum with lots of pre-1940s items. Guide was friendly and knowledgeable. The attached telephone museum was very interesting. If you go, don't miss the mural - it changes views as you walk past it!

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

See the items you, and perhaps your parents and grandparents shopped for in the original store setting.

Thank Q8611ADritas
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

I love looking at stuff in old stores and this place was special... Lots of old stuff from dry goods to Hardware to medicines... A great stop in a small Louisiana town... There were also excellent displays on telephones and a short term one on...More

2  Thank Don H
Reviewed 29 August 2015

My wife and I visited the Tupper Museum this week. I highly recommend this attraction. This museum is in reality an old store which is unique in that the store goods were left untouched for many years. The staff members there are very knowledgeable and...More

2  Thank Charlestonvisitor454
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This museum had way more things to look at than I expected. Plan to spend time here, not jut walk through in 15 minutes. This would be a great place to bring kids since it is very educational and gives an accurate description of life...More

2  Thank Laura B
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