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Battles for Chattanooga Electric Map and Museum

1110 E Brow Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350-1016
+1 423-821-2812
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Save your money and go next door to the NPS office

Short history of the three battles. It didn't appear the map was totally in operation. In any... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cjdotheworld
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Smithfield, Virginia
Huge disappointment

I bought the tickets as a combo at rock city so I only saw the battles of Chattanooga and missed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
luvchevys21
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1110 E Brow Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350-1016
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+1 423-821-2812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Short history of the three battles. It didn't appear the map was totally in operation. In any event if you are used to some of the NPS ones of these like Fredericksburg or Kennesaw Mtn, this will be a HUGE disappointment

Thank cjdotheworld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought the tickets as a combo at rock city so I only saw the battles of Chattanooga and missed the part of the film. Was a huge waste of money for just under 30 minute movie and gift shop. I enjoy museums and history...More

Thank luvchevys21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The map and film are interesting but there's only one small room of displays for the museum part. Many of the display items aren't marked either. It doesn't seem worth the extra money.

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Battles for Chattanooga Electric Map and Museum is located on top of Lookout Mountain across the street from the entrance to Point Park. It is NOT affiliated with the National Park Service who has a visitors center next door for Point Park as part of...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a very informative way to actually have the battle brought to life, The front is the gift store and you would pay to see the diorama and the movie. For those who consider it a over rated and overly priced venue, my suggestion...More

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This was very expensive for what it was, but provided a good visual history lesson for my family of the importance this area played in the Civil War. I would recommend the free visitors center next door but it is not very well marked. The...More

Thank AmyC201529
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

It was interesting, but a bit pricey to see diagram and movie. But it did put it in perspective . Was very informative.

Thank Susan Z
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Yeah...we didn't know that the Battles for Chattanooga was a small theatre where you sat there and looked at a huge map with a short movie in the background...we were a little let down...luckily, I like history and I learned some things, so it was...More

Thank Can_Ann00
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We really found the interactive map very helpful in understanding the battles around Chattanooga although the people next door at the Park Service office/store were much better at explaining the battle above the clouds. You really need to do both.

Thank Steve V
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I took my 9 year old son here on a Saturday in March because we were hanging out in point park killing time. The employees were super super nice. Its pricey for what it is though. Shows run about every 15 minutes. Its a small...More

Thank aprilsumner
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