Cades Cove Preservation Association Museum

The Cades Cove Preservation Association, Inc. (CCPA) was formed in 2001 by former residents, decendents, and others interested in Cades Cove. CCPA's mission is to preserve the heritage and culture of the Cades Cove community located in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. CCPA's museum is located in the historic Thompson-Brown House in Maryville, Tennessee. CCPA's web site is The museum address is 1004 East Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, Tennessee. Across the road from the Blount County Hospital.

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Latitude: 35.6483692 Longitude: -83.9190674 Elevation: 2104 ft
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Stephen Weber

Seasons Open


Hours Open

Wednesday through Saturday 10:00AM - 3:00PM, Sunday 2:00-4:00PM


Admission Free

ADA Accessibility Notes

Wheelchair ramp


Wonderful museum full of items used in Cades Cove & free admission. Next door is the Blount County Historical Museum, also is free admission.

Gloria, 3/2/2014

Stephen, just reading the journal of John W. Oliver and it is a real treat to be able to view what's written in his own handwriting. What a treasure! Thanks for allowing it to be viewed by so many people! Makes me feel as though he's writing to me! Thanks again.

Gail Palmer, 5/15/2018

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