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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Special incentives offered to Farragut Museum Friends

The Farragut Museum will offer special incentives for Friends joining from Nov. 23- Dec. 31. Each Friend will receive a voucher valued at ten percent of their donation that can be used in the museum gift shop.

These are the voucher values for each level of support:

Contributor $25 - $2.50 Voucher

Sustainer $50 - $5.00 Voucher

Patron $100 - $10 Voucher

Grand Patron $250 - $25 Voucher 

Lifetime $1000 - $100 Voucher

The vouchers can be used on any item in the gift shop. They cannot be redeemed for cash and no credit will be given for amounts not spent. In addition to the vouchers, Friends of the Museum receive quarterly online newsletters, Friends-only exhibit previews, notifications of special events and are listed on the museum website and in our newsletter.

Annual donations are essential to preserving the heritage of the Farragut community and are applied toward the acquisition of new artifacts as well as display materials for current and special exhibits. Those interested in becoming a Friend can visit or Farragut Town Hall.

To register online: choose “programs,” then “register” on the right side of Friends of the Farragut Museum listing. For assistance, call Arleen Higginbotham at 218-3375.

Your donation is tax deductible and is valid for one year with the exception of the Lifetime donation level.

The Farragut Museum is committed to preserving the heritage of its East Tennessee community and features a remarkable collection of artifacts from the area, including an extensive collection of the personal belongings of Admiral David Glasgow Farragut, first admiral of the U.S Navy and hero of the Civil War. Housed at Town Hall, 11408 Municipal Center Drive, the Museum is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on third Sundays from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, visit or contact Historic Resources Coordinator Julia Barham at or 218-3377.

Incorporated in 1980, the Town of Farragut has top schools, safe neighborhoods and high development standards, making it one of the best places to live in the Southeast.

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