Top 3 Smoky Mountain Attractions for Movie Fans

Sep 29, 2020

If you are a huge fan of the movies, just wait until you get a taste of what the Smoky Mountains have to offer! While Hollywood might be more than 2,000 miles away, you can experience the magic of the movies right here in the Smokies! Whether you want to browse some famous film props or walk the red carpet, you can do it all just minutes away from Acorn Cabin Rentals! Here are the top 3 Smoky Mountain attractions for movie fans:

1. Hollywood Star Cars Museum

The Hollywood Star Cars Museum features some of the most well known vehicles in movie history, including the Batmobile from the original 1966 television show starring Adam West! While strolling through this museum, you will take a journey through many of the most beloved movies and television shows of the last 50 years. Some of the vehicles you can expect to find include the Back to the Future DeLorean time machine, Ghostbusters Ecto-1, The Munsters Drag-u-la and the Days of Thunder Mello Yello race car! To add to the fun, the Hollywood Star Cars Museum displays the vehicles in recreated settings complete with sound, lights and action!

2. Ripley’s 5D Moving Theater

Ripley's Moving Theater.jpegAnother one of the top Smoky Mountain attractions for movie fans is Ripley’s 5D Moving Theater, where you can actually ride the movies! This isn’t your typical movie theater, so once you sit down be sure to strap on your seat belts and get ready for a bumpy ride! This state of the art theater features incredible digital effects and motion seats that make you actually feel as if you are IN the movie! This fun attraction is perfect for the entire family, so bring the kids along for this wild adventure!

3. Hollywood Wax Museum

If you ever wanted to walk down the red carpet or mingle with the hottest stars of today, now is your chance at the Hollywood Wax Museum! This popular attraction features lifelike representations of all your favorite celebrities, allowing you to get up close and personal! The best part is that you are free to take as many photos as you want, so strike a pose to impress your family and friends back home! The Hollywood Wax Museum has even provided lots of props that you can use for your photos, so don’t be camera shy and smile for the paparazzi!

Where to Stay

An awesome Gatlinburg cabin with a theater roomMake your vacation to the Smoky Mountains truly special with a stay at Acorn Cabin Rentals! Movie fans will love our theater room cabins, which feature large screens and incredible audio systems to enjoy your favorite movies in style! You will find plenty of other awesome amenities in our cabins too, such as private decks with scenic mountain views, fully equipped kitchens, bubbling hot tubs, fireplaces and game rooms! Whether you are planning a romantic vacation for two or a family getaway for the whole gang, we have just the cabins you need!


Check out all of our cabins in the Smokies today to plan your vacation near these exciting Smoky Mountain attractions! We look forward to seeing you soon at Acorn Cabin Rentals!