Welcome to Historic Rock Castle!

Welcome to the world of the 18th century viewed through the life of General Daniel Smith, surveyor, Revolutionary War hero, U.S. Senator, Indian Negotiator and original owner and builder of his family home: Historic Rock Castle!

Located on scenic Old Hickory Lake this 18 acre historic property offers much to explore. Join us for a tour of the Smith family home, experience the aromas of the herb garden, wander through the wooded nature trail, browse the Gift Shop and Visitor’s Center or enjoy a lakeside stroll.

We look forward to seeing you!




Blog & News

The Historic Sumner County Book

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Now available at Rock Castle's Visitor's Center - stop by and pick up your copy of Historic Sumner County

Wintry Weather

Monday, February 23, 2015

 A mess of wintry weather at Rock Castle has us looking forward to those summer days!