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Rock Castle State Historic Site!


Step Back in Time at Rock Castle!

Explore the 18th century home of the man who named the state of Tennessee - check out our tour times by clicking here!

Attend a community event like the Easter Egg Hunt, Songwriters Night, or sign up for a Basket Class--check out our Event Calendar for dates & times!

Send your kid to Frontier Camp at Rock Castle in July and allow to unleash their inner explorer!

Celebrate life's big moments with us by booking your wedding, graduation celebration, or birthday party with us!

We're here to serve our community, and we can't wait for you to stop by!


How can you help?

Make a donation!

Support our museum and help kids learn to love history!

Become a Member!

Get great perks like free admission & special deals year round!

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Learn about upcoming events & opportunities to get involved!

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Support Us

Rock Castle State Historic Site is partially funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission, and supplemented by additional funds raised by Historic Rock Castle, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation.


Blog & News

5 Reasons to Join American Girl Book Club

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Check out the top 5 reasons to join Rock Castle's American Girl Book Club!

Have a Holly, Jolly Christmas!

Friday, December 25, 2015

Merry Christmas from the Rock Castle staff!