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Tennessee River Museum

495 Main St, Savannah, TN 38372-2062
+1 800-552-3866
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An Small but Interesting Stop

It's not large, but there's plenty to see.There are many photos and the descriptions are well... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
Yvette C
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Trenton, Canada
Spring road trip

While in Savannah we planned to have one activity and we chose the Tennessee River museum. It was a... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
larrywreid
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Trafford
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495 Main St, Savannah, TN 38372-2062
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"excellent displays"
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

It's not large, but there's plenty to see.There are many photos and the descriptions are well written.

Thank Yvette C
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

While in Savannah we planned to have one activity and we chose the Tennessee River museum. It was a very interesting and had exhibits covering several eras in history.

Thank larrywreid
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

The cost to enter was $3.00 per person but worth it. Lots of interesting things to see, with very helpful staff.

Thank Mary F
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This place was a great little museum to just go in and browse and learn some tn. river history. The charge was $3 which is well worth it. I really thought the museum was really nice. To top it off the lady that worked there...More

1  Thank gravy1996
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is not your average small-town museum with a collection of junk poorly displayed. It is a first-class museum. They have excellent displays about Native American peoples from the Archaic to the Cherokee. They have an excellent Civil War arms and munitions display that explains...More

1  Thank doublewide23
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

A must if you are interested in Tennessee or Civil War history. Always friendly staff and very informative.

Thank Jannella N
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

This museum would not be at the top of my list for starting off the day, but after visiting Shiloh, it definitely added to our overall understanding of the area with its wide array of exhibits including Civil War and pottery. Very friendly staff! We...More

1  Thank GreenUnicorn
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The museum has great exhibits that are informative and cute. There is a part of the museum that looks like a civil war battle ship. If you are in savannah stop by and check this place out. It is not going to take you hours...More

1  Thank Stefanie B
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Yes, bit of everything here! Civil War, River, Natives, Steamboats. Gift shop has reasonably priced books for History buffs like me!

Thank Yvonne A
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

We enjoyed this museum, it explained alot about the area and history. Alot of interesting artifacts.

Thank 4travel_bug2014
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