Visit the Historic Tennessee State Capitol

A tour of the Tennessee State Capitol provides a civics and history lesson like none other! Take a guided tour of the historic State Capitol building with a museum educator leading your students on a journey which demonstrates how laws are actually made. The tour also provides them with details of the rich history of this stately building. Tours of the State Capitol will continue throughout the school year and are also available for summer school sessions and camps. Capitol tours will not be affected by the closing of the current museum or by the opening of the new State Museum.

Capitol tours are available Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Reservations are required for all programs. To reserve your school tour, contact the Public Programs Department at (615) 741-0830 or 1-800-407-4324. Questions? Email us at  Email us at public.programs@tn.gov.

Click here to view photographs of State Capitol school tours

Teacher Resources

The State Museum is committed to providing educators with resources and materials for teaching Tennessee history. You can learn more about the museum’s Traveling Trunks and professional development programs for educators at tnmuseum.org/Teachers/. Be sure and visit the museum’s award-winning, education website at TN4me.org.

Stay Connected

If you are interested in learning more about the NEW Tennessee State Museum which is scheduled to open in the fall of 2018, please visit tnmuseum2018.org.

If you wish to receive news about the museum’s upcoming events and future exhibitions, please sign up for our E-news messages on the homepage of tnmuseum.org.

You can also connect with us through social media by liking our Facebook page at facebook.com/tnmuseum.org/ or by following us on Twitter at twitter.com/TSMEducation

 

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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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
 

 

 

 

 
 
tn4me