Self-Guided Walking Tours

The Shields-Ethridge Farm Self Guided Walking Tour is a combination of an interactive iPhone/iTouch App, informative signage, and printed map and brochure designed to direct visitors to the remarkable farm buildings of Shield-Ethridge Farm. The tour provides background information and historical insight into the family, the farm, the it’s agricultural heritage.

You can explore the farm through our interactive tour map from any location, or download the printable PDF maps and brochure. Let our audio tour enhance your journey of discovery through one of the most amazing outdoor museums in southern Appalachia.

Self Guided Tours are available seven days a week from sunrise to sundown in April through October.

No reservations are necessary. Access to the inside of individual buildings is restricted.

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