Franklin, North Carolina: Wilderness Taxidermy and Wildlife Museum

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Wilderness Taxidermy and Wildlife Museum

Address:
5040 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC
Directions:
Wilderness Taxidermy and Wildlife Museum. US Hwy 23 to Franklin. Take the Highlands exit onto US Hwy 64. Drive east 3.5 miles. The museum will be on the left (north) side.
Hours:
M-Tu Th-F 8-5, Sa 8-12 (Call to verify)
Phone:
828-524-3677
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Wilderness Taxidermy and Wildlife Museum.

Wilderness Taxidermy and Wildlife Museum
A rare look at the kill shot reality of wildlife management. Not a place for those who dream of hugging wild animals. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [09/10/2017]

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Taxidermy Museum.

Wilderness Taxidermy and Wildlife Museum

There is a neat little free Taxidermy Museum in Franklin, NC. It mixes the joys of big game hunting, with excitement of Second Amendment fervor. It has an inordinate amount of taxidermy including hippos, giraffes and an elephant.

Next to most are pictures of the owners standing next to their dead bodies.

[Jacob Krejci, 07/31/2008]

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