11 Old Fashioned Towns In Tennessee That Only Get Better With Age

Tiny Tennessee towns aren’t too hard to find, but we love a bit of old-fashioned southern charm mixed in there, too. Our long and narrow state is a good mix of mountains and plains, farmland and snaking rivers, and its also a breeding ground for contemporary and small town culture. These 11 old-fashioned towns in Tennessee may be cutting edge in some way, shape or form, but we love them for their history and heart.

Do you call one home?

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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