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Rocky Mount Museum

200 Hyder Hill Rd, Piney Flats, TN 37686-4630
+1 423-538-7396
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Step back in time to the late 1700's

Step back in time to the late 1700's as you arrive as a traveler over the mountains to visit the... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
ChuckTN56
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Johnson City, Tennessee
Such a lesson learned from history!

This historic museum is a gem.. Our kids made home made soap during a class. They loved his and we... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Jack L
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Sevierville, Tennessee
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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200 Hyder Hill Rd, Piney Flats, TN 37686-4630
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Reviewed 13 July 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

Thank ChuckTN56
Reviewed 19 May 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
Reviewed 9 April 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
Reviewed 14 March 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.

Thank tnoceantravel
Reviewed 29 October 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
Reviewed 31 July 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
Reviewed 23 June 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
Reviewed 15 March 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
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

Great little museum and grounds! The main house, cooking area and pioneer style living was enjoyable and was a family friendly afternoon. Very informative and knowledgeable about tennessee and the first capital! We brought our lunch and ate outside in the picnic area!

Thank PaulyPauly2014
Reviewed 21 September 2015

My husband and I went the last time we were in Tennessee. I love history and learned quite a lot when I was there. The staff was good and took their time in explaining things. I would highly recommend this to anyone who loves history...More

Thank traciwalk
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