Traveling Exhibitions

The Tennessee State Museum periodically organizes exhibitions which travel to venues across the state. Current traveling exhibitions include:

 

Becoming the Volunteer State: Tennessee in the War of 1812

The Tennessee State Museum has commemorated the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 with a new traveling exhibition which takes a closer look at Tennessee's role in the often-forgotten war and how it helped shape our state. The traveling exhibit is funded in part by a grant from Humanities Tennessee, an independent affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Click here for prospectus.

Loans for this exhibit will end as of October 2015. Click here for schedule. Contact Rex.Weeks@tn.gov for more information.

     
     
 

Common People in Uncommon Times: The Civil War Experience in Tennessee

A traveling exhibition organized by the State Museum to commemorate the 150 anniversary of the Civil War, focusing on how it impacted the lives of Tennesseans. Click here for prospectus.

Loans for this exhibit will end as of October 2015. Click here for schedule. Contact Rex.Weeks@tn.gov for more information.

    
     
 

A Civil Rights Memorial: Photographs by Jessica Ingram 
Currently on view at the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tennessee through September 8, 2014.

Click here for information about the exhibit or contact Dan.Pomeroy@tn.gov.

 

 

 

 






 

 





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Tennessee State Museum
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-1120

FREE ADMISSION

Open: Tuesday - Saturday:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.
Closed: Mondays and four holidays: New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.

(615) 741-2692
TOLL-FREE: 800-407-4324
museuminfo@tnmuseum.org

 





tn4me

Tennessee State Museum
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-1120

FREE ADMISSION

Open: Tuesday - Saturday:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.
Closed: Mondays and four holidays: New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.

(615) 741-2692
TOLL-FREE: 800-407-4324
museuminfo@tnmuseum.org