Hours & Admission
TENNESSEE STATE MUSEUM REOPENS TO VISITORS ON JULY 1
SAFETY GUIDELINES ANNOUNCED
The Tennessee State Museum will reopen to the public beginning on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 10 a.m., welcoming visitors back to experience Tennessee history, art, and culture from the state’s natural history beginnings through the present day. The Museum has taken the Tennessee Pledge and is committed to protecting the customers that it serves. In preparation for its reopening, the Museum is sharing important information regarding safety guidelines on its main website at https://tnmuseum.org/plan-your-visit. Please visit the site to familiarize yourself with these new guidelines.
GUIDED TOURS AND EVENTS:
All Guided Tours, at both the Museum and the State Capitol, and public events at the Museum are currently
postponed and will be evaluated again by August 1. Please keep an eye on our events calendar at TNMuseum.org for updates on events. We continue to offer many events, like our Lunch with a Curator lectures, classes, and book club discussion online. You may also wish to sign up for our newsletter at TNMuseum.org or follow us through our social media accounts for updates.
Tennessee State Museum:
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m
The Museum is closed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day and Easter.
The Military Museum:
The Military Branch is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday through Friday.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays and the same four holidays.
The State Capitol:
Admission to the museum's permanent exhibits, the Military Museum and the State Capitol is always free. Most temporary exhibits are also free although admission may be charged to some.