Nestled at the foot of English Mountain in the community of Chestnut Hill, the Bush’s Visitors Center is a must-visit. The 12-000-square-foot center features a turn-of-the-century general store, museum, gift shop, theater and cafe serving the “No. 1 Baked Beans in the World.” A perfect way to finish your Sunny Side Trail adventure, this is your final on-trail stop. The hours of operation for Bush’s General Merchandise are Monday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (10:00-4:00 during the winter) and the telephone number is 865-509-3077. The hours of operation for the Bush’s Story (museum) are Monday-Saturday from 10:00 a.m.-4 p.m. The hours of operation for Bush’s Family Café are Monday-Saturday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., and the telephone number is 865-509-3485. Please call the Visitor Center for seasonal hours at 865-509-3077. Take I-40 to exit 417. Turn onto HWY 92 towards Downtown Dandridge. Cross the HWY 92 green bridge and travel approximately 12 miles to destination.
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Regular Hours (First Monday in April until the first Monday in November) Cafe': 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Store: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Museum: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Theatre Shows: 10:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (Every 45 minutes)
New Year's Day Memorial Day Independence Day Labor Day Thanksgiving Day Christmas Eve Christmas Day *If a holiday falls on Sunday, the Visitor Center will be closed the following Monday, with the exception of Independence Day
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