The History Behind This Secret Tennessee City Will Fascinate You

Tennessee has a wide variety of history, ranging from the early days of Davy Crockett to the history that Tennesseans are now making every day. But there was one period in the 20th century where one Tennessee town was laying the groundwork for some of the most impactful history the world has ever seen. The craziest part about it? At the time, the entire town was a government secret.

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/

If you’re looking for more unique Tennessee gems, check out this burger joint in Memphis that makes 12-pound burgers.

Address: Oak Ridge, TN, USA