Traveling Exhibitions

The Tennessee State Museum periodically organizes exhibitions which travel to venues across the state. Current traveling exhibitions include:

New Traveling Exhibition Coming January of 2018

I Have a Voice: Tennessee’s African American Musical Heritage gives a snapshot of African American Tennesseans’ important contribution to American music, including spirituals, blues, ragtime, jazz, gospel, rhythm and blues, rock and roll, and soul music. In turn, their music has influenced and enriched music around the world. From the early blues legends of W. C. Handy and Bessie Smith to the soul hits of STAX Records in Memphis, visitors can learn about and view YouTube videos of various performers featured in the exhibit on their smart phones or tablets through the use of QR-coded links.

Click here to see the online exhibit

Click here for the prospectus

Click here for the current schedule

Contact Curator Mike Bell for more information at 615-253-0147 or mike.bell@tn.gov

 

 

 

 






 

 

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Tennessee State Museum
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-1120
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Tues.- Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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THE STATE MUSEUM IS CURRENTLY CLOSED 
Tennessee State Museum
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-1120
(615) 741-2692
TOLL-FREE: 800-407-4324
museuminfo@tnmuseum.org

The Tennessee Military Branch Museum is open for visitors.
Tues.- Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
301 6th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37243
FREE ADMISSION
 

 

 

 

 
 
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