Crooked Creek Civil War Museum, Vinemont

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#53 of 72 in Museums in Alabama
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  • August 23, 2016
    My husband and I were visiting a covered bridge in the area and saw the signs for the museum. The museum is out in the country side. Very easy to find by reading the signs. Excellent tour guide Fred. ...  more »
  • July 27, 2016
    Wonderful visit to an out of the way location in Cullman County. The owner purchased the property only to discover that it was the site of a Civil War skirmish between Straight and Forrest. I have alw...  more »
  • July 20, 2016
    We REALLY enjoyed our visit to Crooked Creek Civil War Museum. We were met by Fred when we arrived and we had an entertaining, interesting visit. Fred accompanied us throughout the museum explaining e...  more »
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  • June 12, 2017
    Enjoyed​ a visit there Fred was a great host. Great for families and history buffs. They even have a Bed & Breakfast place to enjoy a longer stay.
  • April 13, 2017
    A hands-on experience you just don't get with most museums. Fred's stories and humor make it worth the trip. The grounds are an actual battlefield. Bring a metal detector and spend the day.
  • July 16, 2016
    Very comprehensive collection. Fred is very knowledgeable and lets you handle stuff
  • October 23, 2015
    Definitely one of the best museums I've ever been to. This place is perfect for people who are tired of red ropes and please do not touch signs. Fred lets you handle just about anything and will do a one on one tour with you that is better than any history book.
  • February 23, 2014
    Amazing experience! Fred, the owner, was so knowledgeable and you can tell that he REALLY enjoys his collection and history. In this museum, you can actually tough and play with things. Where can you find that kind of hands on museum?? He also has a gift shop and a large property, right near the creek, where the battle took place. You can go for a hike, and get lost in the beauty! He also runs a bed&breakfast on the property, which is also very awesome! Highly recommend it!!

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