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Tennessee Association of Conservation Districts is pleased to sponsor four tours during the NACD Annual Convention. The tours are part of Tennessee's rich heritage and current scene.
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Travelers Rest/TN Agricultural Museum/Music Star Homes
DATE: Saturday, January 27, 2018
TIME: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Travelers Rest was constructed by John Overton in 1799. A prominent early settler of Tennessee, John Overton was a close associate of Andrew Jackson, a circuit judge and one of the founders of Memphis, Tennessee.
The property was enlarged over the years to accomodate Overton's expanding family and those of his heirs. At one time, the plantation included 1050 acres.
Nashville is the home of many celebraties and music stars including: Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban, Amy Grant & Vince Gill, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, The Music Star Homes Tour may include these and other famous residents of Nashville.
Traveler's Rest was featured on Tennessee Crossroads which features Tennessee attractions. View the program below.