The Oldest Town In Tennessee That Everyone Should Visit At Least Once

The town of Jonesborough, Tennessee is wildly proud of its title as the “Oldest Town in Tennessee.” Founded in 1779, the sweet spot pre-dates statehood by almost 20 years, giving residents quite a bit to be excited about. The town continues their legacy as the original Tennesseans on an annual basis, and melds its history with stunning beauty and kind people.

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/

Have you ever made a visit to Jonesborough? Tell us your favorite part below!