15 Sights In Tennessee That Will Take You To A Dark, Deadly Past

As is with any southern state, Tennessee has a massive chunk of history invested in the Civil War. The Volunteer State was home to an infusion of Confederate sympathizers and soldiers, men and women whose hearts beat for a cause they believed much bigger than themselves. The honor and dedication is a chilling, beautiful reminder of solidarity that Tennesseans hold for their country and each other. Take a look at some of the odes to the past that you can experience, now.

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 been here or there? Have you studied the battles of Tennessee, or have family that fought at Franklin? If you have any neat facts or thoughts, Tennessee, let us know in the comments below!