5 Unusual Museums Close to Home


1. The Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum

This Gatlinburg museum houses more than 20,000 sets of salt and pepper shakers.

2. The International Towing Museum

The museum in Chattanooga is dedicated to collecting, restoring and displaying the artifacts and memorabilia of the towing industry. 

3. Asheville Pinball Museum

Buy, sell and learn about pinball machines — and play them, of course! Though the museum is currently shut down because of COVID-19, its website will keep you posted on reopening. The price of admission allows players to try about 80 machines — without quarters or tokens.

4. Vent Haven Museum

Opened in 1973, the Vent Haven Museum in northern Kentucky houses more than 900 dummies used by ventriloquists from the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries,

5. Bell Witch Museum

Visit the site in Robertson County inhabited by Tennessee’s most famous ghost.

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