Ridge upon ridge of forest straddles the border between North Carolina and Tennessee in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. World renowned for its diversity of plant and animal life, the beauty of its ancient mountains, and the quality of its remnants of Southern Appalachian mountain culture, this is America's most visited national park.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a hiker's paradise with over 800 miles of maintained trails ranging from short leg-stretchers to strenuous treks that may require backcountry camping. But hiking is not the only reason for visiting the Smokies. Car ca. . .
The Parthenon stands proudly as the centerpiece of Centennial Park, Nashville's premier urban park. The re-creation of the 42-foot statue Athena is the focus of the Parthenon just as it was in ancient Greece. The building and the Athena statue are both full-scale replicas of the Athenian originals.
Originally built for Tennessee's 1897 Centennial Exposition, this replica of the original Parthenon in Athens serves as a monument to what is considered the pinnacle of classical architecture. The plaster replicas of the Parthenon Marbles found in the Naos are direct casts of the original sculptu. . .
You have never seen, heard, or done anything like this before!
Stroll through an 18th century village, explore huge fascinating caverns, then float across America's largest underground lake!
Find yourself, your friends, your family at the Lost Sea Adventure. It's an adventure that memories are made of!
America's largest underground lake, located in beautiful Sweetwater, Tennessee. We are open every day of the year for tours (except Christmas Day). Be sure to bring your camera and be prepared for an unforgettable experience!
We also host a Wild Cave Tour for organizations such as Sc. . .
Ruby Falls holds the distinction of being America's deepest commercial cave and most-visited underground waterfall. Annual visitation exceeds 400,000. Transformation of our 80-year-old natural attraction, listed in the National Register for Historic Places, into a more sustainable and environmentally friendly business operation was a challenge we knew we needed to undertake.
Ruby Falls is committed to the reduction of our environmental footprint while providing a better experience for our visitors. The process included hiring an outside environmental consultant - Dobbin Callahan of Skye Co. . .
Beale Street has been playing the blues for more than half a century. Named after an unknown military hero in 1841, it acted as General Ulysses S. Grant's headquarters during the Civil War. But, Beale Street's heyday was in the 1920's, when the area took on a carnival atmosphere and gambling, drinking, prostitution, murder and voodoo thrived alongside the booming nightclubs, theaters, restaurants, stores, pawnshops and hot music. One club, The Monarch, was known as The Castle of Missing Men due to the fact that its gunshot victims and dead gamblers could be easily disposed of at the undertaker. . .
Do you enjoy visiting celebrity mansions? Graceland is a one of a kind journey through Elvis' humble beginnings and rise to superstardom with up close and personal looks at the influence that forever changed our music and our lives. Discover the ultimate rock ‘n' roll experience through videos, photos, personal mementos and artifacts, movie memorabilia, stages costumes and much more. Don't miss this celebrity tour of Elvis' Graceland.
Experience life as Elvis did at Graceland Mansion with an audio-guided tour featuring commentary and stories by Elvis and his daughter, Lisa Marie. Graceland. . .
The museum is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. We are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day, as well as being closed on Tuesdays in January and February. Your museum ticket is valid for the entire day, and you will tour the museum at your own pace. We recommend you set aside approximately two hours to visit the museum completely, and one additional hour if you are able to join us on the guided tour of Historic RCA Studio B.. . .
Rock City will amaze you...it's in our nature! Located atop Lookout Mountain, just 6 miles from downtown Chattanooga, Rock City is a true marvel of nature featuring massive ancient rock formations, gardens with over 400 native plant species, and breathtaking "See 7 States" panoramic views. Take an unforgettable journey along the Enchanted Trail where each step reveals natural beauty and wonders along the woodland path. Experience the magic of Fairyland Caverns and Mother Goose Village, visit one of our regional gift shops and dine at the Big Rock Grill. Rock City is splendid year-round. . .
Unique as its namesake Dolly Parton, Dollywood theme park is a one-of-a-kind Smoky Mountain Family Adventure! Spanning 125 acres and nestled in the lush foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, near Gatlinburg, Dollywood is one of the most popular family vacation destinations.
Enjoy thrilling to spectacular Dollywood amusement park rides including the award-winning wooden roller coaster The Thunderhead™-the wildest ride in the woods. The family vacation fun at Dollywood features kiddie rides and many family attractions. Dollywood's live entertainment showcases the. . .
Located on the beautiful campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee, the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum houses one of the most diverse Lincoln and Civil War collections in the country.
Exhibited are many rare items - the cane Lincoln carried that fateful night at Ford's Theatre, two life masks, the tea set he and Mary Todd used in their home in Springfield, and numerous other artifacts. Approximately 30,000 books, manuscripts, pamphlets, photographs, paintings and sculptures tell the story of President Lincoln and the Civil War period in America's history.. . .
Designed in the tradition of great Macdonald/Raynor courses (The National Golf Links of America, Yeaman's Hall, The Chicago Golf Club and Lookout Mountain, among others) Black Creek Club combines the best of vintage design with all that contemporary golf has to offer. The Black Creek Club golf course design, coupled with stringent demands in maintenance and service levels, create a golfing experience of the highest caliber, one that combines the strategy and beauty of the classic courses of the past with today's modern game.
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Eagle Bluff is located in an exclusive residential neighborhood just 15 minutes from downtown Chattanooga. It is nestled atop several distinctive bluffs overlooking Chickamauga Lake and Harrison Bay. This course provides a challenging, scenic and memorable experience to golfers of all levels.
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This 18-hole, par-72 championship course, is strategically placed in some of Minnesota's best forest and wetlands. Scenic views from 11 elevated tees offer a spectacular experience of nature's beauty. Four tees at each hole offer maximum flexibility for all skill levels. Bent grass greens, tees and fairways are meticulously maintained to provide the best conditions possible.. . .
Hills of Cove Golf Course is an 18-hole facility owned and operated by the City of Copperas Cove. The original 9 was built in 1972 and was recently expanded to 18 holes with an additional 9 holes that wind their way through the rolling terrain of Northeast Copperas Cove. The course is a par 71 with 5 scenic and challenging par 3's with the shortest being 130 yards and the longest able to play 230 yards.
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Council Fire was designed by renowned golf course architect Bob Cupp who has designed many courses that have attained top honors in the industry and hosted many PGA Tour Events and Major Championships. Council Fire hosted the 1992 Chattanooga Classic on the PGA Tour, 1993 Champions Tour Pro-Am, 3-time host of the Tennessee PGA Championship, Tennessee Mid Amateur Championship, NCAA Regional Championship, and host of the 2011 Tennessee Senior Amateur Championship.. . .