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The C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa, Memphis

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The mission of the C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa, a division of the University of Memphis, is to protect and interpret the Chucalissa archaeological site’s cultural and natural environments, and to provide the University Community and the public with exceptional educational, participatory, and research opportunities on the landscape’s past and present Native American and traditional cultures.

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  • It is small but has some cool things to look at. They have a video they show you and then you have some exhibits as well as an outside area.  more »
  • The archaeological site of Chucalissa, a Mississippian Mound complex, was discovered in the late 1930 when the CCC was working to turn the area into a park. Your visit begins with a short film outlini...  more »
  • Friendly folks working there. the entire area is dog friendly. We always travel with our dog, so this was a great find. Learned a lot and enjoyed it very much.  more »
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  • Had a blast! Very informative on the Mississippi Valley Tribes, especially the Chactaw. The nature trails are great too. Can't wait to return.
  • Staff is a true slice of southern hospitality; These are University of Memphis workers. Awesome eye opening exhibits as well.
  • Very interesting and important site. Talk to the staff -very knowledgeable. Great gift shop too.
  • Very disappointed. Wouldn't ever go back again! Thought it was going to be a museum and have much to look at. They only had one thing....
  • We put the above address in the sat Nav and ended up in a very scared neighbourhood!!! It wasn't at the above where we ended up. 😳

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