25 Famous Landmarks in Tennessee You Must See Story

By Lauren Rey


25 Famous Landmarks in Tennessee You Must See Story

From mountains to music with history and culture all around, there are many famous landmarks...

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Were you wondering: What is the most famous landmark in Tennessee? The most famous landmark...

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Beale Street Historic District

The Beale Street Historic District is one of the most iconic areas in Tennessee. Adorned...

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Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

Gatlinburg SkyLift Park is a famous theme park located in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. It is known...

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Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

Just off the capitol in downtown Nashville, the Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park is a...

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Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is one of the most famous historic sites in...

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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Located in the musically forward city of Nashville, the Country Music Hall of Fame is...

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Grand Ole Opry

One of the most famous music shows in Tennessee, the Grand Ole Opry is known...

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is one of the largest natural landmarks in Tennessee. The...

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Hatch Show Print

Part print shop, part living history, Hatch Show Print, is a one-of-a-kind design shop steeped...

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Lookout Mountain

One of the most well-known Tennessee landmarks and tourist attractions is Lookout Mountain. It is...

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Rock City

Rock City is located at the very top of Lookout Mountain and offers panoramic mountain...

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Ruby Falls

Ruby Falls is a unique underground waterfall that is 260 feet deep under Lookout Mountain...

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Incline Railway

Since 1895, the Incline Railway has been transporting passengers from downtown Chattanooga to the top...

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Shiloh National Military Park

Shiloh National Military Park is a large, 5000-acre park encompassing 4 historic sites in Tennessee...

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Montgomery Bell Tunnel

One of Tennessee's National Historic Landmarks, the Montgomery Bell Tunnel was built in 1819 to...

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Harpeth River State Park

Harpeth River State Park is a linear park that follows 40 miles of the Harpeth...

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National Civil Rights Museum

The National Civil Rights Museum exhibits historic milestones in the Civil Rights Movement. Artifacts and...

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Stones River National Battlefield

The Battle of Stones River was one of the largest and most pivotal battles in...

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Tennessee State Capitol

The Tennessee State Capitol is a National Historic Landmark and one of the oldest working...

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Tennessee State Museum

The Tennessee State Museum sits just outside of the Tennessee State Capitol and holds one...

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Ryman Auditorium

Since 1885, the Ryman Auditorium has been one of the most famous places in Tennessee...

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Trail of Tears

The Trail of Tears spans over 5000 miles across 9 states. It documents the forced...

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Cumberland Gap National Historical Park

Cumberland Gap National Historical Park encompasses 14,000 acres of land shared between Tennessee, Kentucky, and...

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Nashville Parthenon

Nashville has sometimes been referred to as "The Athens of the South" due to its...

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Dollywood, Dolly Parton's famous theme park, is located in Pigeon Forge. It has many rides...

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In Summary

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