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Historic Mansker's Station Frontier Life Center

705 Caldwell Rd, Goodlettsville, TN 37072
+1 615-859-3678
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This was a fantastic tour. This was a fantastic tour. Almost didn't go. Something you don't want to... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Jane S
via mobile
Very interesting and so glad we went

We almost didn't go due to time restraint but we are so glad we took the time. Our costumed... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Michelle R
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This fort, built in 1779, is staffed by costumed staff who explain the history of the region's earliest settlement.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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705 Caldwell Rd, Goodlettsville, TN 37072
+1 615-859-3678
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic tour. This was a fantastic tour. Almost didn't go. Something you don't want to miss. Pete our tour guide happened to be from the Chicago area so we bonded immediately. He was very knowledgeable. We learned a lot. You don't want...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We almost didn't go due to time restraint but we are so glad we took the time. Our costumed interpreter Suzanne was amazing. She was very informative, interesting and entertaining. We truly felt like we had been taken back in time. She didn't rush us...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Was surprised at how long was spent here as although small, the guides give thorough explanation of all the different aspects, making this an enjoyable and educational visit. Well worth going

Thank witneytraveller
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Amazing trip through a 1779 Fort and how they lived during that time. Then a tour through another period specific house. Our tour guide was amazing and very informative. A MUST SEE if you are in Goodlettsville, TN

1  Thank BobH1962
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

As history is erased by political correctness, it is always good to remind ourselves of our roots and what people endured to make this country great. You never lose by visiting a site with a history lesson.

Thank 3kds3057
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We went here not knowing what it was about. It is a very important part of the settling of Goodlettsville and area. Our guide Ms Susan was great and very informative. She knew the history of this place and had done several things herself in...More

Thank jjuanita41
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Mansker's Station hosts Heritage Days. The entire fort and historic home are open and hosted by very knowledgeable historians. In the fort, there was a sheep shearer, a woman spinning yarn from sheep wool, a blacksmith, a tanner, a wood-worker and more. At the home,...More

Thank Crashvic
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I spent time at the historic Mansker’s Station and it was a great experience. If you love history, this is a must see stop. The Station portrays tow significant time periods in Tennessee’s History. The Fort is an authentic replica log station that was built...More

1  Thank DrMarc9491
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was an awesome tour!! We got there at the end of the day and it had been raining...hard all the way from Nashville, so I am not sure if it wasn't busy because of that or it is just a hidden gem. Either way...More

Thank 4girlsandadude
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

One of the things that greatly impressed us about Manskers station was that they cater to children and giving them authentic experiences. They provide them experiences with the blacksmith shop, with the woodworking tools, and other hands on experiences as appropriate. Quite an opportunity for...More

Thank Pam B
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30 November 2016|
Response from LC95 | Reviewed this property |
Not since the Pumpkin Festival was held there this past Halloween!