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Amish Heritage Welcome Center and Museum
Ranked #1 of 1 things to do in Ethridge
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Owner description: Horse drawn wagon tours through the Amish countryside, and Tennessee's oldest Amish farm, now the Amish Heritage Farm Museum. Our guided, educational tour includes an authentic Amish house and Dawdi Haus Museum, Harness shop, Hen-house with animals and a replica one room Amish school house. We also have two Amish buggies that you can take pictures in. NO WHERE ELSE can you tour inside an Amish house and school and take pictures! Photos on this farm only. Take a tour and learn about Amish culture. So much to see and learn, it's fun for all ages! There are two Amish Welcome Centers located next to each other, but tickets to the Museum are ONLY available here! Don't forget to check out our family owned and operated Gift Shop located inside the Amish Heritage Welcome Center! We only sell quality Amish handcrafted furniture, quilts, baskets, soaps, leather goods and more! All on consignment by local Amish. No garage sale items, or flea market junk here! Group discounts and FREE Amish maps!
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I have been traveling to Ethridge, Tn for 20 years now but this is the first time I took the wagon tour. A grandchild begged and begged so we decided to give it a try. I feel like it was worth the money to do it. I learned so much on this tour. The guide stopped at only certain houses but offered to stop where we wanted as long as he was not held up too long. My granddaughter begged to do it again.

We are leaving in the morning for another weekend there. We ordered some rocking chairs that should be done soon. We are checking on them. These people do beautiful work!

2  Thank lhay338
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

driver was very good, was very informative about the Amish, gave great info about the community about how the Amish live, really enjoyed the drive stopped at various farms along the way it was a great experience. Our tour left out at 9 that morning with great folks from Alabama and Louisiana on the tour with us, not only do you get to see another culture you meet great people along the way

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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

My family & I visited Ethridge, TN for the first time on this trip & stopped at this welcome center. The staff was friendly and we took the $10 wagon tour. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour & the guide/driver was very knowledgeable about the Amish of this area. He has been giving tours for 23 years here, and he said that some of the families he visits on his tours were kids when he started giving tours and now they have their own families, so he knows them very well. We stopped at 4 homes where you can buy items like baskets (they're gorgeous!), candies, cookies, fried pies, produce, wooden toys, plants, and furniture to name a few. We visited a furniture workshop where he gave us a tour. The furniture was just beautiful. We picked up a map at the welcome center to drive around on our own when we returned from the wagon tour which lasted about 1 1/2 hrs. We didn't buy anything at the welcome center because they didn't have many real Amish-made items; we preferred to buy items directly from the Amish.

4  Thank TigerFan92
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

Nobody cares about cleanliness or real effort here. The store folks are not at all friendly to you if they don't like your face or if they think you are an 'arrogant' outsider. Grab a map, like some here have said, and go visit the Amish farms by yourself. Very interesting area, some interesting items to be had, but don't go into this center here.And that poor poor horse tied out front all day - just want to set him free!

12  Thank NeedingGentleEyes
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

We decided to make a day trip up to Eldridge to check out the various Amish crafts. Don't waste your time with this one. No much effort has been put into making this a place you would want to shop.

5  Thank tomhR3105WG
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