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West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center

121 Sunny Hill CV, Brownsville, TN 38012-8367
+1 731-779-9000
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What a treat for out of town folks to see the Delta Hertiage Center. The staff is so... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
pmkmascolo
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Brownsville, Tennessee
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Friendly local staff with that Southern hospitality smile.

We had a fantastic afternoon here while visiting the Flagg Grove School house. The ladies were so... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2017
JediTaxi
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London, United Kingdom
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Music heritage destination showcasing the rich musical history and rural culture of West Tennessee including the last home of Blues pioneer Sleepy John Estes and the Tina Turner Museum at Flagg Grove School, the childhood school of Tina Turner. Over 8,000 square feet of exhibits depicting the music, beauty and history of the region. Hours are September - March, Monday - Saturday 9-5; Sunday 1-5: April - September, Monday - Saturday 9-6; Sunday 10-5 Closed Easter Sunday and Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Free coffee, Free WiFi Free Admission for self-guided tours. Guided tours are $7.50 per person Group rates available
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121 Sunny Hill CV, Brownsville, TN 38012-8367
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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

What a treat for out of town folks to see the Delta Hertiage Center. The staff is so accommodating! The music and farm exhibits are so well done! Of course the Tina Turner School House is a must see! Her records ,dresses pictures! All First...More

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Reviewed November 16, 2017

We had a fantastic afternoon here while visiting the Flagg Grove School house. The ladies were so welcoming & friendly and helped us take our souvenir photos in front of the amazing fireplace which we were told would be roaring away in the winter. If...More

Thank JediTaxi
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

There were three separate museums in this facility and they were all free and very educational it was nice to visit and the gift center was good too they had free coffee and it's in a great safe area

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Reviewed June 14, 2017

We were in town visiting family and wanted some free things to do and my husband suggested going here. I was hesitant, but the place is very impressive! A large history on the fish in the area, all things cotton, Tina Turner, and Sleepy John...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2017

We visited this center on May 14th. There is free parking in front of the center. There is no entrance fee. In the center are 4 rooms: West Tennessee cotton, West Tennessee music, Hatchie river and Lincoln Collection. These are old style museums but still...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for the Tina Turner museum, and happened upon the actual heritage centre. They have a couple of other museums inside and have really nice staff. Free coffee and wifi and great place to stop and rest your legs if you're driving to...More

Thank Hannah S
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SoniaO-Clark, Manager at West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2017

Thank you for stopping by and so glad you enjoyed the visit. Thanks for your great review, too. :-)

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Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

First thing you will notice is how friendly the staff is. There are basically 4 museums at this location. A couple are indoors and showcase relics from the blues era and cotton farming. Outside you will find the old school attended by Tina Turner and...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2017

I had a lovely visit this morning to the West Delta Heritage Center. The staff were welcoming and helpful. I enjoyed my self guided tour of Flagg Grove School where I found a small but amazing exhibit about local resident Tina Turner. The film about...More

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SoniaO-Clark, Manager at West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2017

Thank you for visiting and the kind words. It was so nice to see you. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and looking forward to the next time you stop by.

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

We were driving thru Brownsfield, TN and i googled to see what was in town. I discovered that the old school that Tina Turner attended was in town. The idea was to just do a drive by. Much to our surprise not only was the...More

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SoniaO-Clark, Manager at West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your experience here. Thanks for the kind words and review. Please stop again when you are in the area.

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Reviewed November 21, 2016

This was a wonderful experiance. Thoroughly enjoyed seeing the heritage Tennesse has to offer. And the Tina Turner exhibit was awsome.

Thank Lisa S
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jzinck2016
September 18, 2016|
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Response from canyanyday | Reviewed this property |
The old school house next to the Delta Heritage Center have Tina Turner memorabilia to view but I did not see any Tina Turner t-shirts been sold.
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jzinck2016
September 18, 2016|
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Response from SoniaO-Clark | Property representative |
You may purchase Tina Turner Highway and Tina Turner Heritage Days shirts here. We do not sell any of her concert tour tshirts. We are working on designs that will include her likeness. Please check back soon to see if... More
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