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This rating is really for the Bunkum Cave Trail

We went thru the museum and house and they were interesting enough, but when one has seen as many... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
retired-luvnit
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metro Atlanta
Cave was awesome

The birthplace museum was very nicely done. We mainly stopped to do Bunkham Cave. It was a great... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
RicN22
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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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Oct 2, 2017
“This rating is really for the Bunkum Cave Trail”
Jul 5, 2017
“Cave was awesome”
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This historic park is notable for its opportunities to learn about the Nobel Prize winner, Cordell Hull. A library that has his complete book collection, a cave to explore, and a lookout spot, are all some of the attractions at this park. More...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1300 Cordell Hull Memorial Dr, Byrdstown, TN 38549-4627
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went thru the museum and house and they were interesting enough, but when one has seen as many of these kinds of places as we have, they all begin to look a lot alike. The star of the stop was the Bunkum Cave Trail....More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

The birthplace museum was very nicely done. We mainly stopped to do Bunkham Cave. It was a great hike and very cool cave. We were able to explore a lot around it (properly). Well worth the time and effort to head out on the hike!!!!

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Stopped in before we hiked to the cave. Very knowledgeable guides..we learned quite a bit...including information on the nearby cave.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We really enjoyed hiking the trails to the cave here! The museum, although small, was crammed with various artifacts from Hull's life. The cabin was ok to look at as well.

Thank jennifer s
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This was a very easy hike with a very nice cave. Trail was well marked, Museum was OK, but not very big.

Thank redhawk47988
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Impressed with how well all the information and various items were presented . Professional. Neat and clean museum and the birthplace log cabin informative. The grounds have TN flowers to view and are well kept.

Thank Tennessee38549
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The cabin was filled with info. You need to push the button to listen. Take a flashlight to the cave

Thank carolhankins
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Interesting piece of history from my hometown. A lot of visitors have not heard of Cordell Hull. Check it out.

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We visited this park one afternoon and it was very informative. While the museum is small. It packs a lot of information. I liked how you could walk through the house easily and you could picnic at one of the few tables around the yard....More

Thank bluemnm910
Reviewed 21 March 2016

If you're hanging out in the Upper Cumberland and you're up for a fantastic history lesson, spend an afternoon at the Cordell Hull Birthplace! Cordell Hull was a US Representative, US Senator, and the longest serving Secretary of State in American History. He is considered...More

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