Courtesy of Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

Courtesy of Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

Tennessee is home to large cities and small towns, vast forests and historic homesteads. We also have a few famous characters in our history. Whether you are looking for a great shopping experience or a quiet trail, Tennessee has many places--and friendly people--for you to visit. 

 

 Courtesy of Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

Courtesy of Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

From Dollywood to the Memphis Zoo; from hiking on the Volunteer Trail to riding Chattanooga's historic steamboat, the "Southern Belle;" Tennessee offers a variety of fun activities for everyone.

 Courtesy of Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

Courtesy of Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

All across the state, Tennesseans are proud of their material culture. Each area of the state is famous for its distinct music and cuisine. Come experience why these cultural aspects make Tennessee a place millions of people call home.