Monuments & Museums

Weave through Tennessee’s colorful tapestry of American history with a visit to any one of our fascinating monuments and museums.

Stroll through the collections at the Tennessee State Museum for a journey into Tennessee’s legendary past. Or, wind your way through a museum dedicated to your personal interest. Train buffs can roll west to the Casey Jones Railroad MuseumChucalissa Archaeological Museum or the Stax Museum of American Soul Music.

If you’re in East Tennessee, spend an afternoon at the East Tennessee History Center or Beck Cultural Exchange Center in downtown Knoxville. Go all the way to prehistory at the Gray Fossil Site and ETSU Natural History Museum

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American Museum of Science & Energy American Museum of Science & EnergyOak Ridge Tennessee State Museum Tennessee State MuseumNashville David Crockett Statue David Crockett StatueLawrenceburg The Overton Park Doughboy Statue The Overton Park Doughboy StatueMemphis Britton Lane Civil War Battlefield Britton Lane Civil War BattlefieldDenmark Carnton Plantation Carnton PlantationFranklin Sam Davis Home and Museum Sam Davis Home and MuseumSmyrna Mabry-Hazen House Museum Mabry-Hazen House MuseumKnoxville East Tennessee Veterans Memorial East Tennessee Veterans MemorialKnoxville
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