Calendar

January 2018
Monday, January 1, New Year's Day
The State Museum and museum offices will be closed in observance of New Year's Day.
Tuesday, January 2
The State Museum will be OPEN. The museum offices will be closed in observance of the New Year's holiday.
Monday, January 8, 10 a.m.
Douglas Henry State Museum Commission Quarterly Meeting, Museum Experience Room (MER) Museum Level D
Monday, January 15, Martin Luther King Jr. Day
The State Museum and museum offices will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Thursday, January 18, 12:15 p.m., Lunch & Learn: The Tennessee Centennial Exposition
In conjunction with an exhibit at the Parthenon Museum on the Tennessee Centennial Exposition, the State Museum welcomes attorney David Ewing, a well-known local historian, collector, and blogger.
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.” 
February 2018
Friday, February 2, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Homeschool Day
Join other homeschool families for a FREE day of fun and historical activities at the Tennessee State Museum.
Thursday, February 15, 12:15 p.m., Lunch & Learn: Tennessee’s African American Musical Heritage
In this program, exhibit historians, Graham Perry, curator of Social History, and Mike Bell, curator of Popular Music, will speak and perform some of the music of black Tennesseans that transformed American music.
Monday, February 19, President's Day
The State Museum and museum offices will be closed in observance of President's Day.
March 2018
Thursday, March 15, 12:15 p.m., Lunch & Learn: Mortimer May, a Tennessee Holocaust Hero
In partnership with the arrival of the “Violins of Hope” project in Nashville, the Tennessee State Museum will feature a presentation by Nashville native, Jack May. He will speak on the heroism and legacy of his uncle Mortimer May, a prominent business owner in Nashville who traveled to Europe in the 1930s to help Jews escape rising Nazi tyranny and anti-Semitism.

 

 

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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