Morristown, Tennessee: Davy Crockett Replica Tavern

Built in 1958 out of old logs and stones as a replica of the tavern run by John Crockett, Davy's dad. 1958 was the height of Davy Crockett fever in the U.S., thanks to a largely bogus Disney TV show.

Davy Crockett Tavern Museum

Address:
2002 Morningside Drive, Morristown, TN
Directions:
Davy Crockett Tavern Museum, Morningside Dr. at intersection with Ridgelawn Ave.
Hours:
May-Oct Tu-Sa 11-5, closed Su-M. (Call to verify)
Phone:
423-587-9900
Admission:
Admission
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Davy Crockett Replica Tavern

Closes for the winter season. Opens in May. No time posted for closing. Didn't get to do anything but get photos but the dogwood was blooming, so great shots. Ate at Davy Crockett family restaurant a few blocks away. Very good. Glad we ventured up here.

[Marcie Cutrer, 04/13/2018]

We list as open May through October, but no specific opening date for the season.

Crockett Tavern Museum.

Davy Crockett Replica Tavern

Have a beer with Davy.

[Jim Hughes, 07/07/2012]

Davy Crockett's parents ran the tavern, built in 1795, and this is considered his boyhood home. The building is a replica outfitted with period artifacts; a nearby gas station sits on the tavern's original site. Note: there's a gift shop, but no bar.

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In the region:
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