Canaan Baptist Church | Tennessee Vacation

Canaan Baptist Church

Address: 
211 N. Main St.
Covington, TN 38019
Phone: 
901-476-2489

This 1917 church was originally organized in 1868, just after
the end of the Civil War. It is the oldest African-American
Missionary Baptist Church in Covington, and is still considered
a cornerstone of the African-American community here. It
has been listed on the National Register of historic Places for its
role in shaping Tipton County’s African-American heritage.


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