Ducktown Basin Museum

Address: 212 Burra Burra St. Ducktown, TN 37326 Contact Email: burrahill@ellijay.com Phone: (423) 496-5778

The museum is located on the Burra Burra Mine site and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Burra Burra Mine site is a Tennessee Historical Commission State-Owned Historic Site. The site consists of 10 buildings on 17 acres and was the headquarters for Tennessee Copper Company's mine operations from 1899 to 1975. The museum's mission is to preserve and interpret the cultural and industrial heritage of this copper-mining region of southern Appalachia.

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Located just north of the junction of US 64 and TN Hwy. 68 in Ducktown. The museum entrance is located on TN Hwy. 68.


City: Ducktown, TN
Region: East Tennessee
Subregion: Chattanooga & Southeast

Admission Rates:
Adults $5, seniors $4, children 13 to 17 $2, children 7 to 12 $1.

Senior Citizen Discount, Group Discount, Active Military, AARP Discount

Payment Types Accepted:
Visa, Cash, MasterCard

Hours Open:
Jan - Mar: Tuesday through Saturday 930am till 4pm Apr - Oct: Monday through Saturday 10am till 430pm Nov - Dec: Monday through Saturday 930am till 4pm

Dates Closed:
Thanksgiving, Christmas New Years Day Sunday

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