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Tina Turner Museum @ Flagg Grove School

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Small but quaint

We stopped here on our way to Memphis. The school is small, but full of memorabilia and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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A walk down memory lane

We were very excited to find out by accident that this is where Tina Turner was raised and schooled... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
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121 Sunny Hill CV, Brownsville, TN 38012-8367
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Memphis. The school is small, but full of memorabilia and history. Free to go in. A visitor center is right next to it and also has stuff in it. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank maritimeramman
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We were very excited to find out by accident that this is where Tina Turner was raised and schooled ( in nearby Nutbush). We had seen her in concert at least three times and are big fans. The school house contains costumes from different concerts,...More

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This really is a great place. The visitor center houses four small museums (all worth visiting) and in the back there's an old school, where Tina Turner used to go to when she was a child. The Tina Turner Museum was in the school. We...More

Thank Paspartoet88
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped into the Tina Turner museum on our way through the area and were not disappointed. The old one room school house features different outfits and records from her career. The museum is free to visit. The only real issue was that the audio...More

Thank jaungren
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This is a rebuilt schoolhouse where the queen of Rock attended as a youngster. It’s not very large, but filled with memorabilia from Tina’s career - including some of her show costumes. There’s also a desk and other school artefacts. And it’s FREE!!!! Next to...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I went to this museum with a friend from East TN, and thoroughly enjoyed seeing the items on display. It's right off of I-40 (Exit 56) and super convenient to get to - plus free parking and admission! Her dresses are on display along with...More

Thank jaw518
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is worth the stop! West TN Museum about local history, Tina Turner, Sleepy Joe Estes (blues music pioneer), cotton farming, live local fish, and more. It’s free! Next door to four fast food restaurants, gas stations. I take new friends visiting every time! 100...More

Thank Ralph B
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Just off ext 56 on Int 40 is the Tina Turner museum. Through the generosity of caring citizens Tina's old school house Tina's ole school house was moved to ext 56 Int 40 Tennessee. In it you will find videos of Tina her platinum albums...More

1  Thank pmkmascolo
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Flagg Grove School which has been relocated from Nutbush City Limits to Brownsville is a very nostalgic place to spend an hour or two. Exhibits were donated by Tina herself. This was Tina Turners early school house which is now near to the i40 and...More

Thank JediTaxi
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I went with about 40 ladies from my church and most of us didn't even know this museum existed. It's about 25 miles from Memphis and we really enjoyed it. it has a lot of her clothes that she has donated as well as gold...More

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margerie h
13 May 2018|
Response from jaw518 | Reviewed this property |
There is not. I was told since there are no actual city limit signs, there is a copyright on the song's title. However, there is a sign when actually entering Nutbush that just reads "Nutbush" which is about a 20 minute... More