Small museum...and if you have a larger group of minimally interested teens, its a bit pricy for what you see. My teenagers just rushed right through it. That being said, I really enjoyed learning about the Homestead area . It is from Roosevelt's attempts to help the nation work and live during the great depression. Makes you feel proud of... 更多
Lots of pictures and stories of the 1930s in the Homesteads. One of the real Gov't successes of Gov't involvement. Very interesting history of Tennessee settlement in 1930's.
Wife and I have visited the museum and enjoyed the history and educational and social aspects of the New Deal education. Museum was a real eye opener about the suffering and life of local residents in the early 20th century. We were recommended to return to the Apple Festival and did so Saturday of the event. But we were a... 更多
The homestead tower tells a wonderful story of days gone by. How the area developed and how Elenor Roosevelt had a passion for people and Gave the homesteading community a chance to pioneer the area with land. The people of homestead worked together to build homes and create communities. Very interesting even if you're not a history buff. The tower... 更多
This museum offers a look into a New Deal project which promised a home and land for rural poor who were willing to put in a lot of sweat equity and dedication for the community. You will find a very informative video, artifacts, and pictures of the people and their achievements. Close reading of some of the documents, letters, and... 更多
Any man, woman, or child would enjoy this trip through History, The Homesteads Tower museum brings history to life, along with the video, pictures and the guide that answers questions. If your health allows you can walk to the top of the Tower and see for several miles. You might find ancestors that lived in the area in some of... 更多
An interesting piece of history back during the depression era with Franklin Roosevelt. The museum itself explains the Homestead project with a video, pictures, and artifacts from that period of history. The family room has pictures and displays of the families that actually lived in the homesteads that were built. You can climb the tower but be careful of the... 更多