Gray, Tennessee: Most Powerful Musical Bi-Polar Tesla Coil

Certified by Guinness World Records as the World's Most Powerful Musical Bi-Polar Tesla Coil. It uses electromagnetic frequencies (and lightning bolts) to play 18 different songs.

General Shale Natural History Museum

Address:
1212 Suncrest Drive, Gray, TN
Directions:
General Shale Natural History Museum. South of town. I-26 exit 13. Drive south on Hwy 75 for two miles. On the left, in a large, modern brick building.
Hours:
Tu-F 9-5, Sa 10-5, Su 1-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
423-434-4263
Admission:
Adults $10.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Most Powerful Musical Bi-Polar Tesla Coil

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Tesla Coil and Richard Mathias.

Most Powerful Musical Bi-Polar Tesla Coil

My latest Tesla Coil donation was made to the Hands On! Regional Museum in Johnson City, Tennessee: the Most Powerful Musical Bi-Polar Tesla Coil, certified by Guinness World Records in August 2014. The official Guinness World Records certificate presentation will take place on November 3, 2014, at 2 PM. That date is being proclaimed "Tesla Day" by Johnson City.

I am donating additional Tesla Coils to qualifying museums within the USA until 2022 through my Tesla Coil Museum Exhibit Program.

[Richard Mathias, 09/20/2014]

Richard Mathias is the Pied Piper of Tesla Coils; he also donated the powerful Coil that cracks thunderbolts at the Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs, Arkansas. This new Coil uses electromagnetic frequencies to play 18 different songs.


Nearby Offbeat Places

Gray Fossil Dig SiteGray Fossil Dig Site, Gray, TN - < 1 mi.
Marker: Last Boone Bear TreeMarker: Last Boone Bear Tree, Johnson City, TN - 5 mi.
Photo-Op PilloryPhoto-Op Pillory, Jonesborough, TN - 6 mi.
In the region:
Davy Crockett Replica Tavern, Morristown, TN - 44 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Save Cool Vacation Destinations! ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Tennessee Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Art Cartopia, Trinidad, Colorado (Jul 26-Aug 1, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now