Calendar

October 2017
Monday, October 9, at 10 a.m. EST
Douglas Henry State Museum Commission Quarterly Meeting, Knoxville, TN​. More information about committee meetings on October 9 can be found using the link below.
Thursday, October 19, 12:15 p.m.
Our Lunch and Learn Series continues as former Tennessee State Archaeologist Nick Fielder presents Tales From The Grave: Adventures of 30 Years of Cemetery Archaeology​
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.
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.” 
November 2017
November 4, Fall Bus Excursion
Join us on our not-so-secret fall bus trip to the once “Secret City” of Oak Ridge, Tennessee! 
November 10, Veterans Day Observance
The State Museum will be OPEN. The museum offices will be closed in observance of the Veterans Day holiday
Thursday, November 16, 12:15 p.m.
Our Lunch and Learn Series continues as Aaron Deter-Wolf, archaeologist at the Tennessee Division of Archaeology, presents Ancient Tattoos in Middle Tennessee 
Thursday, November 23, Thanksgiving
The State Museum and museum offices will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday
Friday, November 24
The State Museum will be OPEN. The museum offices will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday
December 2017
Tuesday, December 12, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Museum Store will have its annual holiday sale kick-off event, Taste of Tennessee. The event will include free samples and tastings of locally made chocolates, jams, and other food items.
Thursday, December 14, 12:15 p.m.
Our Lunch and Learn Series continues as Mark Bynon, owner and CEO of Bynon Art Services, presents Preserving the Past for the Future: The Momentous Conservation Project for the New Tennessee State Museum
Monday, December 25
The State Museum and museum offices will be closed in observance of Christmas Day
Tuesday, December 26
The State Museum will be OPEN. The museum offices will be closed in observance of the Christmas holiday
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

 

 

 

 
 
tn4me