A Trip To This Little Known Ancient Ruin Near Nashville Is Truly One In A Million

Most people driving southeast from Nashville to Manchester are probably on their way to visit the famous barns and stills of the Jack Daniel’s Distillery. But most people don’t realize that Manchester is also home to some of the most ancient ruins in the entire state! In the Old Stone Fort State Archaeological Park, you can walk trails that take you through a nearly 2,000-year-old Native American fort. You’ve got to see it to believe 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/

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