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Virtual Statehood Day Video Celebration

Tennessee gained admission to the Union as our nation’s sixteenth state on June 1, 1796. Every year, the seven members of the Historic Homes of Knoxville (Blount Mansion National Historic Landmark…

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Tennessee Theatre Blade Ornament is Back

The Tennessee Theatre has released a new glass-blown ornament, an updated replica of the theatre’s iconic vertical sign. Depicting the “Tennessee” blade, the keepsake ornament is available for…

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Museum of Appalachia to Re-Open in Stages

Norris, TN—The Museum of Appalachia is preparing to slowly open back up and welcome visitors. Beginning Monday, May 4 th , the restaurant will start serving lunch via curbside pickup from 11am-2pm. On…

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