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Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum

Winery Square, 461 Brookside Village Way, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
+1 865-430-5515
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Tacky

Not sure where all these positive reviews are coming from. Found this place very tacky and dingy... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
CMO816
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Spicy Collectibles

I cannot praise this museum enough. Admission, free as a bird, allows visitors access to countless... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
James E
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The collection consists of more than 20,000 Salt and Pepper Shakers from all over the world. A labor of love of collecting for more than 30 years. See the amazing variety of animals, vegetables, people and other colorful shapes, and the creativity of all the artists that created them. Great fun for all ages!
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  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Winery Square, 461 Brookside Village Way, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

Not sure where all these positive reviews are coming from. Found this place very tacky and dingy. The employee that was working was incredibly unfriendly. This is a 10 minute experience where you are looking at a bunch of weird themed salt and pepper shakers....More

1  Thank CMO816
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I cannot praise this museum enough. Admission, free as a bird, allows visitors access to countless collectibles. The section dedicated to salt and pepper shakers from around the globe had to have been a personal favorite. Take your time and cherish this unique place. Thanks...More

Thank James E
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Seriously though, so many complaints are on the entry fee being $3. That is by far the lowest entry fee you are going to pay on your vacation, and it's such an awesome collection (the curator and her family also lost their house in the...More

1  Thank 04redrobin
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Stopped by here after driving past a few times. Such a cute, fun collection. And only $3 for admission, which can be applied toward any gift shop purchase. This can take as long or as quick as you'd like!

Thank Kelli B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Wow!!! Everyone seems to know someone who collects salt and pepper shakers! This collection brings back memories and is very impressive. 3 dollars to enter but it goes towards your purchase in the gift shop.

Thank M. Susan K
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We have 2 kids, a 2 and a 7 year old. Everything is safely behind glass. The kids enjoyed picking out animals, vegetables, and characters from tv shows they've seen. We loved this! With the kids' short attention spans, to have an affordable and shorter...More

Thank cedington
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I loved seeing all the different kinds of salt and paper paraphernalia. I like that it is organized into different themes. Worth a look!

Thank Becca C
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Cheap and quick stop, fun on a rainy day. The tour is quick maybe 10-15 minutes and it is a cute little place. A must see while vacationing in the Mountains.

1  Thank Tara H
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Great way to spend an hour away from the hustle and bustle of Gatlinburg. Very friendly and beautifully displayed.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is a small museum but the man running the place was very nice. One of the most unique things to go see in Gatlinburg. We took our children and the shakers were all behind glass so we had no problems with our children touching...More

Thank Sarah C
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