• Celebrating Tennessee Crafts
    This month we continue to celebrate Tennessee Crafts with the opening of Fragile Illuminations, the amazing glass of Thomas Spake. Spake’s exhibit is funded in part by an NEA grant we received (for the second consecutive year). More »
  • Holiday Closings
    The museum will be closed Monday, November 9th for Veterans Day and Thursday, November 26th for Thanksgiving Day.
  • Customs House Museum Presents the 5th Annual Laying Low
    Laying Low is back for its fifth installment to benefit the Customs House Museum on Saturday, October 3rd. This laid-back annual fundraiser begins at 5:00 p.m. and will last into the evening. Laying Low will be hosted by the downtown branch of F&M Bank, in the courtyard overlooking the Cumberland River.  More »
  • Ramping Up the 30th Anniversary Campaign
    I am pleased to announce the launch of the second phase of the 30th Anniversary Campaign. We began this cycle by cutting the red ribbon for the accessibility ramp in our Pathways to Progress exhibit area at the July Business After Hours Chamber event. For the first time, guests who use strollers or wheelchairs will have easy access to Explorers’ Gallery.  More »
  • Clarence Cameron White Portrait Donated to Museum
    This painting is a portrait of Clarence Cameron White by artist Eluster Richardson. The portrait was a gift to the Customs House Museum from Dr. JoAnne and Arthur Burgess. The portrait was unveiled during the Clarence Cameron White Dedication held on June 28th, 2015, at the First Presbyterian Church in downtown Clarksville. More »
  • Weather Closings
    The museum may be forced to close on days when the weather becomes too severe. If you are uncertain about the weather and/or the museum's status, please refer back to this news bulletin for updates or call the museum at (931) 648-5780 before visiting.
  • History & Heritage
    View the latest episode of History & Heritage with Rosalind Kurita, featuring the Customs House Museum. Learn more about the Season of Equine and Seasons: The Museum Store!  More »

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