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About Ellington Agricultural Center


Once a private estate, the 207 acre Ellington Agricultural Center is now headquarters for the Tennessee Department of Agriculture and other local, state, and federal agencies.

All weddings held at Ellington Center are conducted in the iris garden. Arrangements should be made with Ginny Russell evenings after 6 pm at (615) 883-4338.

Cameras are welcome at Ellington Agricultural Center if used within the guidelines of our photography and videography policy.

Agencies and Organizations

Tennessee Agricultural Museum (615) 837-5197  
Tennessee Department of Agriculture (615) 837-5103  
Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation, Archeology Division (615) 741-1588  
Tennessee Department of General Services, EAC Maintenance/Security (615) 315-8764  
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) (615) 781-6500  
USDA/NASS/Tennessee Agricultural Statistics (615) 781-5300  
USDA/APHIS/Veterinary Services (615) 781-5310  
University of Tennessee Extension, Central Region Office (615) 832-6550