Heritage Days

Heritage Days is an annual event we are excited to bring back in 2022 after a two-year suspension. We are currently offering two dates in April: Tuesday, April 5, or Friday, April 29. Once those dates are full we will open up additional April dates. At Heritage Day, guests have the opportunity to experience life …

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Heritage Days

Heritage Days is an annual event we are excited to bring back in 2022 after a two-year suspension. We are currently offering two dates in April: Tuesday, April 5, or Friday, April 29. Once those dates are full we will open up additional April dates. At Heritage Day, guests have the opportunity to experience life …

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Twelfth Night at Travellers Rest

Twelfth Night – The Christian celebration of Christmas has evolved over the centuries from a raucous, adult-focused party into a somber, child-oriented day of gift giving. Join us as we explore the evolution of this winter holiday to learn the origins of many time-honored traditions and why we sing about 12 days of Christmas. End …

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Mother’s Day Tea for Families

You are cordially invited to a special Victorian Tea Party, in celebration of Mother’s Day! This 90-minute experience begins with a family-friendly Mansion tour, focused on the many women who lived and worked here. Following the tour, we will sip tea and learn how tea time changed in the United States throughout the 1800s, discover …

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stones river national battlefield

Stones River Battlefield

Stones River National Battlefield is located in Murfreesboro, TN. The 570 acre park commemorates the Battle of Stones River. This battle was fought during the Civil War from December 31, 1862 to January 2, 1863. As you drive in the entrance of the park, resist the urge to stop at the various markers along the …

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Fort Nashborough

*** CLOSED in 2015 – may reopen after refurbishment in 2017 – get more details HERE *** Located downtown on 1st Avenue is a re-creation of Fort Nashborough, which was originally built in 1779. If you are downtown it is definitely worth a walk through. We visited the day we took the Music City Star downtown after we …

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