Newport/Cocke County Museum

Address: 433 Prospect Ave. Newport, TN
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Located off Highway 321 in the Newport Community Center, one mile north of I-40 exit 435. Exit at 435; travel north to the third traffic light. Turn right onto Mulberry St. Go one block. Turn right onto Prospect Ave.


The Newport/Cocke County Museum displays local heritage with quilts, early home and farm tools, Native American artifacts, period room settings, and a WPA post office mural; also Cocke Co. natives Grace Moore, Gov. Ben W. Hooper and Charles McGaha.

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City: Newport, TN
Region: East Tennessee
Subregion: Smoky Mountains

Hours Open:
Open Year-round

Dates Closed:
holidays, Sundays during Daylight Savings Time