Museums, Music, History, and the Civil War

If you are into Museums, Music, History, or the Civil War, these are the places that you need to visit. 

Humphreys County Museum and Civil War Fort

Humphreys County Museum and Civil War Fort Building Waverly TN

Humphreys County Museum and Civil War Fort, 201 Fort Hill Road, Waverly, TN 37185

(931) 296-3739

History buffs can enjoy exhibits about the Civil War, World War 1, World War II, Jesse James, and Captain Anderson.

This Place Features

  • Music, History, a Museum, or Civil War History
  • Particularly Family Friendly

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Johnsonville State Historic Park

Sign for the Johnsonville State Park site of a historic civil war naval battle

Johnsonville Historic State Park, 90 Nell Beard Road, New Johnsonville, TN 37134

931-535-2789

Commemorates the Civil War battle of Johsnonsville. Walking trails, exhibits, museum, and more. Books and gift shop in the visitor center.

This Place Features

  • Public Lake Access
  • Outdoor and Adventure Activities
  • Retail or shopping
  • Music, History, a Museum, or Civil War History
  • Particularly Family Friendly

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Loretta Lynn’s Ranch

Loretta Lynn House and Plantation Home Hurrican Mills

Loretta Lynn’s Ranch, 8000 Tennessee 13, Hurricane Mills, TN 37078

931-296-7700

The home of country music legend Loretta Lynn features camping, cabins, boating, horseback riding, and a country music museum. It is more than just Loretta Lynn

This Place Features

  • Outdoor and Adventure Activities
  • Lodging
  • Retail or shopping
  • Music, History, a Museum, or Civil War History
  • Particularly Family Friendly

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Mi De Ga Theater

Mi.De.Ga Theater--classic movie house of the past, Waverly TN

Mi De Ga Theater, 106 West Court Square, Waverly, TN 37185

931-296-4500

This theater has been in the same building and same family for 80 years. For more information call 931-296 –4500 or check out their Facebook page. Current blockbusters showing every week.

This Place Features

  • Music, History, a Museum, or Civil War History
  • Particularly Family Friendly

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Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge

Ducks taking off from the Duck River Unit of the Tennessee Wildlife Refuge

Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge, 550 Refuge Lane, New Johnsonville, TN 37134

(731) 642-2091

One of the best places for birding and fishing anywhere is the Duck River Unit of the Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge.

This Place Features

  • Public Lake Access
  • Outdoor and Adventure Activities
  • Music, History, a Museum, or Civil War History
  • Particularly Family Friendly

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Waverly Train Explosion Museum

A caboose at the Waverly Train Explosion Museum

East Railroad Street, Waverly, TN 37185

(931) 296-2101

The museum is a great place to learn about the Waverly train derailment and explosion was a costly event that helped the United States change how it handles hazardous materials.

This Place Features

  • Music, History, a Museum, or Civil War History
  • Particularly Family Friendly

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