Customs House Museum & Cultural Center

200 S. Second Street, Clarksville, TN 37040

(931) 648-5780


Built in 1898 as a US Post Office and Customs House for the flourishing tobacco trade, this architecturally fascinating structure is among the most photographed buildings in the region. The state's second-largest general history museum, the center features rotating shows, art galleries, and an explorer's floor complete with Bubble Cave and a massive model train exhibit. ADMISSION $12 Adults (18-64) $9 Adult Military, College Students, Seniors (65+) and CMCSS Teachers $5 Children (3-17) Free for children 2 and under Free for Museum Members $8 Groups of 10 or more REDUCED ADMISSION The Museum offers Fifth Saturday Donation Days. In any month with five Saturdays, any monetary donation to the Museum is your admission for that day. In 2021, Fifth Saturday Donation Days are May 29, July 31 and October 30. All donations directly support the Museum in creating educational programming for children and adults, preserving our historical collection and supporting our award-winning exhibitions. The Museum has joined Museums for All, a nationwide program that supports those receiving food assistance (SNAP) benefits. The program offers visitors reduced admission fees with a presentation of the SNAP Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card. Up to six people per group can receive $3 admission for adults and $1 admission for children ages 6-17. Children ages 5 and under receive free admission to the Museum. Upon arriving at the Museum, visitors can present their EBT card and picture I.D. to the cashier to receive the discount. HOURS 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Tuesdays – Saturdays 1 - 5 p.m., Sundays Closed Mondays and major holidays

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  • Price Range: $5 - $12
  • Hours of Operation: Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00am-5:00p.m. Saturday: 1:00pm - 5:00 pm Closed Mondays and Major Holidays