If you're in the area and like historical facts, definitely go. Lots of character and history. Not huge you could add this to your day probably allow an hour no more than two.
History including salt transport on the river by King James, the Old Stage Road, and famous guests set this historic site apart. Reassembled cabin once lived in by Daniel Boone was neat. Worth visiting for a guided tour.
The tour guide was very informative and I learned a lot that I didn't know before. It is a beautiful site with a very rich history. I would recommend it to anyone visiting Kingsport or the surrounding area.
Netherland Inn is interesting if you have never been before (if you are from the area/near the area). Not sure I would pay a great deal - but during FunFest you can go for free.
If you are into history, especially of the Kingsport area, this is a must see. The Inn is located across from the original port, river boat slip of this area. It has not been updated and shows the history proudly. Out back there are other log buildings and a river boat.
Enjoy this opportunity to learn special history of this region. Do not miss this special place. Well staffed, well kept. Great for groups large or small
My wife & I first visited "The Netherland Inn" in Kingsport, Tennessee, 2 years ago in 2013. We were lucky enough to be able to revisit this year 2015 during a visit with friends nearby. The improvement in the place from an historical stand point was remarkable the Netherland Inn is now well laid out and well staffed with knowledgeable... 更多