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Changing Exhibitions

Museum patrons view the Red Grooms temporary exhibit.

The Tennessee State Museum features multiple Temporary Exhibitions that complement our permanent exhibitions in telling the story of Tennessee from its First Peoples to the Present Day. 

Currently on view:

Red Grooms: A Retrospective (through January 13, 2019)

The State of Sound: Tennessee’s Musical Heritage uses artifacts, images, performance costumes and audio-visual media to introduce you to the stories of the people, places and events that transformed Tennessee into an internationally celebrated music center. 

Tennessee and the Great War: A Centennial Exhibition explores the state’s role in the Great War.

Early Expressions: Art in Tennessee Before 1900

In Search of the New: Art in Tennessee Since 1900

Tennessee State Museum
Ashley Howell, Executive Director

1000 Rosa L. Parks Blvd
Nashville, TN 37208
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