State Initiatives

State tourism initiatives include The Discover Tennessee Trails & Byways, Tennessee Music Pathways, The Civil Rights Trail and The Civil War Trail.

State Initiatives

Kids Learning About Civil Rights

Civil Rights Trail

The U.S. Civil Rights Trail spans 14 states and Tennessee has 12 historic sites within its state lines that you can visit.

Downtown Franklin


Sixteeen self-guided driving trails and five National Scenic Byways designed to extend the stay of our visitors by showcasing points if interest in each county.

Civil War Photo

Civil War Trail

A trail program connecting visitors to Civil War sites across Tennessee through interpretive markers and a map guide.

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee

Tennessee Music Pathways

Tennessee is home to seven genres of music - rock n' roll, country, blues, bluegrass, soul, gospel and rockabilly. Visit the places that inspired the music.