Go on a field trip

Many museums in Tennessee have displays of prehistoric and historic artifacts.  This is a list of some that might be a good field trip for your class to take.

  • Plan a field trip to the Tennessee State Museum in Nashville.  Field trip request form here
  • Plan a field trip to the Gray Fossil Museum and Dig Site at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City.  Information about reservations can be found here.  
  • Visit the Frank H. McClung Museum in Knoxville.  For tour information, click here
  • The Pink Palace Museum in Memphis has a section on First Americans.  For information, click here.  
  • Viist the Sequoyah Birthplace Museum at Vonore (in Monroe County).  Click here for more information.