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Ever wish you could take a trip back in time? A trip to Rocky Mount will let you imagine yourself as a guest of the Cobb family in 1791. Tours are given in first person to totally immerse the guests in the past. You will get to experience the everyday life of a family on the frontier. You will see what they do, hear what they say, and see the products of their labor.


Rocky Mount was the home of William Cobb, built between 1770-1772, and takes its place in history as the capital of the Southwest Territory between 1790-1792. 


Come visit us and see where history comes alive!

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Rediscover Rocky Mount today!
Step back in time to 1791 and meet the Cobbs!
Rocky Mount Museum

200 Hyder Hill Rd.
Piney Flats, TN 37686

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Admission Rates
Adults $8, seniors $7, children $5, under 5 and members free
Dates Closed
Sundays, Thanksgiving, Dec. 20 - Jan. 5, MLK
Tues. - Sat. 11a.m. - 5 p.m.
Discounts Offered
  • Active Military
  • AARP Discount
  • AAA Discount
Payment Methods Accepted
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • Mastercard
  • Visa