Virtual statehood day celebration marks Tennessee’s 224th anniversary

As Seen On WATE

TENNESSEE (WATE) – Monday marks 224 years since the day Tennessee joined the union in 1796.

Normally, area historical museums open their doors to visitors to celebrate. Tennesseans are invited to celebrate the anniversary virtually due to the ongoing covid-19 pandemic.

All seven historic museums including Blount Mansion National Historic Landmark, The historic Ramsey House and historic Westwood will appear in the video tour.

The anniversary video tour can be found on the Historic Homes of Knoxville’s Facebook page and Blount Mansion’s Youtube channel Monday.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

WATE 6 On Your Side Twitter

WATE 6 Storm Weather School