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Tennessee Statehood Day
June 4, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
June 1, 2016 marks the official 220th anniversary of Tennessee’s admission as the 16th state in the union. Knoxville was the first Capital! Historic locations in Knoxville and East Tennessee celebrate Statehood Day with free admission, tours, and events. The sites include places of historical significance in the exciting journey from the creation of our country to the founding of our state.
The Historic Homes of Knoxville include: Blount Mansion, Crescent Bend, James White’s Fort, Mabry-Hazen House, Marble Springs, Ramsey House, and Historic Westwood. Each site will have individual ways of celebrating the birth of Tennessee. Please check with each home as to the date/time their event will take place.
This is a free museum day to the public, with self guided tours. Donations gladly accepted.