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Top 3 Things to Know About the New Dolly Parton Experience at Dollywood

February 12, 2024

When Dollywood opens this spring, you’ll find a brand new attraction at the world-famous theme park called the Dolly Parton Experience! This is sure to become the ultimate destination for fans of the beloved country singer, as it features unique exhibits that span Dolly’s iconic career, various interactive elements, and much more! Here are the top 3 things to know about the new Dolly Parton Experience at Dollywood:

1. What to Expect

The Dolly Parton Experience at Dollywood offers guests the amazing opportunity to feel like they were traveling right alongside Dolly as she journeyed from Locust Ridge to stages around the world! As you explore this exciting new attraction, you’ll discover the inspiration and results of Dolly’s biggest dreams, the importance of her family, and even a curated exhibit that highlights her signature style through the years! The Dolly Parton Experience is three times the size of the former Chasing Rainbows Museum and features more Dolly than ever before, so don’t miss this chance to learn all about the iconic singer’s fascinating story!

2. Admission Information

wild eagle coaster at dollywoodAdmission to the Dolly Parton experience is included with your paid admission into Dollywood! There are a variety of ticket options for Dollywood, such as single-day tickets, multi-day tickets, and season passes. The multi-day tickets offer an excellent value as they aren’t much more expensive than the single-day tickets, and it’s tough to see everything at the theme park in just one day! Your admission also includes all of the park’s breathtaking roller coasters and thrill rides, as well as live entertainment, craft demonstrations, and much more! Keep in mind that discounts are available for groups and members of the military.

3. Dates and Times

Dollywood opens for the season in early March, and operating hours vary throughout the year. When planning your trip, be sure to check the official Dollywood operating calendar for the latest information! Note that in addition to all of the normal rides, shows, and attractions in the theme park, Dollywood offers a number of award-winning events and festivals throughout the year, including the I Will Always Love You Music Festival, Flower and Food Festival, Smoky Mountain Summer Celebration, Harvest Festival, and Smoky Mountain Christmas!

Where to Stay

Timber Tops Cabin near the new dolly parton experience at dollywoodStay close to Dollywood and the Dolly Parton Experience with a vacation at our luxurious cabins in the Smoky Mountains! We offer cabins of all sizes to meet your needs, ranging from 2-bedroom cabins for families to 17-bedroom cabins for large groups and family reunions! Each cabin is nestled among the beauty of the Smokies and features a variety of wonderful amenities that you’ll love, including fully equipped kitchens, private decks with scenic views, bubbling hot tubs, game rooms, home theater rooms, indoor swimming pools, and more!

Check out all of our cabins in the Smoky Mountains today to plan your trip to Dollywood and be one of the first guests to visit the new Dolly Parton Experience! We look forward to welcoming you to the Smokies!