Reading, Writing and Arithmetic-Education in McMinn County
This exhibit shows a typical one-room schoolhouse complete with a windshield from a horse-drawn school bus.
Finding Fulfillment-Religion in McMinn County
This exhibit highlights the religious experience of our area, from the early circuit riders to the founding of the local churches here today.
Childhood in McMinn County
This exhibit showcases numerous playthings, including homemade toys and our cloth doll Abbie, who was made in the 1700s. Batteries not included! See what a child’s bedroom would look like, complete with a children's furniture set and many clothes and toys.
Spelling Tests and Football Games
Covering over 150 years, the education exhibit focuses on the many educational facilities in the region, including elementary, high school, and college.