Calendar

August 2017
Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 12:15 p.m.
Our Lunch and Learn Series continues as Dr. William Teets, Astronomer at the Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory, presents Tennessee’s Total Solar Eclipse:  How, Why, and What to Expect
Changing Exhibit on View
Alan Shuptrine: Appalachian Watercolors of the Serpentine Chain
Temporary Exhibit on View
The Tennessee State Museum has organized an exhibit entitled “The Yanks are Coming!” Tennesseans in World War I. The exhibit explores Tennessee’s role in the war that came to be known as the “Great War.” 
September 2017
Monday, September 4, Labor Day Holiday
In observance of the federal holiday the State Museum and the museum offices will be closed
Saturday, September 9, Vietnam Voices: Free Film Screening and Panel discussion
The State Museum in partnership with Nashville Public Television presents an advanced screening of a new film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick — “The Vietnam War”
Friday, September 15, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Homeschool Day
Join other homeschool families for a FREE day of fun and historical activities at the museum on Friday, September 15, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.!
October 2017
 
Monday, October 9, at 10 a.m.
Douglas Henry State Museum Commission Quarterly Meeting, Knoxville, TN​
 
Saturday, October 21, Haunted Museum
This free event features a “ghost trail” through the museum with prizes, crafts, and refreshments and best of all — chilling ghost stories from Tennessee’s past.
Tennessee State Museum
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-1120
FREE ADMISSION
 
Open: Tuesday - Saturday:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.
Closed: Mondays and four holidays: New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.
(615) 741-2692
TOLL-FREE: 800-407-4324
museuminfo@tnmuseum.org

 

 

 

 
 
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Tennessee State Museum
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-1120
FREE ADMISSION
 
Open: Tuesday - Saturday:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.
Closed: Mondays and four holidays: New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.
(615) 741-2692
TOLL-FREE: 800-407-4324
museuminfo@tnmuseum.org

 

 

 

 
 
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