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More and more travelers are looking for ways to see new places while still respecting the land and traditions of places they travel. We've made it easier for you by compiling this directory of places to stay, eat and have fun while still helping us preserve the best of Tennessee.

The businesses, events and attractions listed here all are working to take better care of the natural resources, the history, and the culture that make Tennessee such a great place to live or to visit.

History & Heritage Vendor

Market Street Antique Mall
One of the largest antique malls in the country featuring 150 dealers and a 40,000 square-foot cafe. ...more

Region:  Northwest
City:  Paris, TN
Phone:  731-642-6996

History & Heritage Vendor

McMinn County Courthouse Square
Beautiful courthouse, gift shops, specialty shops, antiques, drugstore with soda fountain, furniture and Bed & Breakfast. ...more

Region:  Chattanooga & Southeast
City:  Athens, TN
Phone:  423-745-0334

History & Heritage Vendor

Meigs County Historical Museum
This museum building opened in Dec. 2002, and features a time-line history of Meigs County and includes artifacts and genealogies. ...more

Region:  Chattanooga & Southeast
City:  Decatur, TN
Phone:  423-334-4424

History & Heritage Vendor

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art is the oldest fine arts museum in the state of Tennessee and houses an outstanding collection of art dating from antiquity to the present. The Brooks is dedicated to enriching the lives of our visitors through the museum's expanding collection, varied exhibitions, and dynamic programs. ...more

Region:  Memphis & Surrounding Areas
City:  Memphis, TN
Phone:  901-544-6200

Green Travel Vendor

Memphis In May International Festival
For over 30 years, Memphis in May has meant great music, great BBQ, great fun! It kicks off with the Beale Street Music Festival featuring over 65 performers in rock & roll, blues, and soul. Every year, an international country and culture is celebrated with cuisine and wines, exhibits and commerce. ...more

Region:  Memphis & Surrounding Areas
City:  Memphis, TN
Phone:  (901) 525-4611

Green Travel Vendor

Memphis Pink Palace Museum
Traveling exhibits are offered three times a year. A Civil War display with artifacts, documents, photographs, weapons and currency is currently on display. ...more

Region:  Memphis & Surrounding Areas
City:  Memphis, TN
Phone:  901-636-2362

Green Travel Vendor

Memphis Rock 'n Soul Museum
Gateway to the history of the Memphis musical heritage and the cultural impact influencing society. Includes seven galleries of artifacts, video, pictures, words and music. ...more

Region:  Memphis & Surrounding Areas
City:  Memphis, TN
Phone:  901-205-2533

History & Heritage Vendor

Mid East Tennessee Regional Fair
County Fair - carnival, exhibits, agriculture shows, motor sport events during Labor Day Week. ...more

Region:  Chattanooga & Southeast
City:  Athens, TN
Phone:  423-745-6947

History & Heritage Vendor

Mississippi River Museum
Eighteen-gallery museum of the natural and cultural history of the lower Mississippi River. Over 5,000 artifacts tell the river's story of early settlement, riverboats and barges, the Civil War on the river and delta music from Blues to Rock and Roll. ...more

Region:  Memphis & Surrounding Areas
City:  Memphis, TN
Phone:  901-576-7241

Green Travel Vendor

Mitchell Creek Marina
Mitchell Creek Marina is a fairly new marina on Dale Hollow Lake, established in 2006, that offers a variety of boat slips, pontoon, jet ski, tube, wakeboard, and ski rentals, 2 level store, food court, game room, laundry mat, volleyball court, playground, beach area, splash pad, & special events & activities. For more information please call at 931-823-6666 or visit us online at www. ...more

Region:  Upper Cumberland
City:  Allons, TN
Phone:  (931) 823-6666

Green Travel Vendor

Monthaven
A beautiful 2 story frame home that was built around 1860. It served as a hospital during the Civil War and is listed on the National Historic Register. ...more

Region:  Nashville & Surrounding Areas
City:  Hendersonville, TN
Phone:  615-822-0789

Green Travel Vendor

Mud Island River Park
Experience the river on the river. Recreational and educational facility showcasing the Mississippi River with museum. ...more

Region:  Memphis & Surrounding Areas
City:  Memphis, TN
Phone:  901-576-7241

Green Travel Vendor

Museum Center at 5ive Points
Experience Southern Appalachian regional history dating from Cherokee history up to today in our permanent exhibit, River of Time. Changing exhibits highlight interesting history topics, such as Cherokee history, Civil War, industrial history, as well as regional art. ...more

Region:  Chattanooga & Southeast
City:  Cleveland, TN
Phone:  423-339-5745

Green Travel Vendor

Museum of Appalachia
The museum has more than 30 historic log buildings on 63 acres and hundreds of exhibits assembled for over a half century by John Rice Irwin. Stroll through the village and imagine Appalachian life from long ago. ...more

Region:  Knoxville & Middle East
City:  Clinton, TN
Phone:  (865) 494-7680

Green Travel Vendor

Music Row
Tour the area known as Music Row and see RCA Studio B where Elvis recorded more than 200 hits. Visit the Row for music, clubs and great food. ...more

Region:  Nashville & Surrounding Areas
City:  Nashville, TN
Phone:  615-259-4700

Upcoming events

Date: Sep 14, 2014 - Sep 20, 2014
Sharon Corn and Music Festival
Location: Sharon, TN

Date: Sep 20, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
Daniel Smith Colonial Days
Location: Hendersonville, TN

Date: Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion
Location: Bristol, TN

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