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Looking for something out of the ordinary to add additional excitement to your Smoky Mountain vacation? Look no further than museums in Gatlinburg. You’ll find amazing and quirky museums that offer everything from one-of-a-kind collection to Hollywood connections.
Check out the cars of the stars! It doesn’t matter if you’re a motorhead, a TV and movie fan, there’s a car just for you at the Hollywood Star Cars Museum. You’ll find over 40 vehicles ranging from the exotic to the absurd in this revved-up collection that includes the General Lee from TV’s Duke’s of Hazzard, Herbie “The Love Bug”, the Batmobile from “Batman Returns”, Fred’s car from “The Flintstones” movie, and K.I.T.T. from “Knight Rider”. Plus, there are vintage autos once owned by Michael Jackson, Dolly Parton, Bob Hope, and Mike Tyson.
- Visit the strangest place in Gatlinburg! That’s right, an official Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Museum is waiting to freak you out, right here in the Smokies. Check out the 500 astonishing and unusual artifacts collected from the far-corners of the world in Ripley’s Odditorium. All of the attractions are guaranteed to be real and mind boggling. Next, explore the mysterious Grimsby & Streaper Casket Company, whose owner mysteriously disappeared along with several townspeople. Learn all about it during an unbelievably scary tour at Ripley’s Haunted Adventure. Live actors and dozens of gory, scary and mysterious scenes and galleries greet all visitors!
From the amazing to the obscure, it’s a sure bet that fun for the whole family is waiting right “inside” one of these doors!
Gatlinburg Pinball Museum
Gatlinburg Pinball Museum is the Largest Collection Of Pinballs in the Smokies.
If you have questions, there is a form on the website to ask.
205 Historic Nature Trail
Gatlinburg, Tennessee 37738
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