The Strange Story Behind This Popular Tennessee Library Will Give You Chills

The Templeton Library in Sewanee, Tennessee is a beautiful building with quite the strange history. Built by a man who didn’t quite know how to make up his mind, the library sits as a stunning crown jewel placed high in the hilly countryside of Tennessee. We decided to get to the bottom of the swirling stories and legends and tell you the truth behind the stone facade – and you may just be surprised.

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:

That was strange…oh well. Here’s a little something to make you laugh.