This Deadly Prison Can Only Be Found In Nashville

The Tennessee State Prison was once a huge, domineering building located on the west side of Nashville. It’s still huge and a bit scary – but now it’s crumbling into a bit of Tennessee state history. Take an eerie little peek at this once-deadly Nashville prison. You’ll never forget it.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Even thought you can’t visit and make a walk through (you have to request a permit from the city government), it’s always nice to take a digital tour, don’t you think?