Built in 1898 as an US Post Office and Customs House for the flourishing tobacco trade, this architecturally fascinating structure is among the most photographed buildings in the region. The state's second-largest general history museum, the center features rotating shows, art galleries, and an explorer's floor complete with Bubble Cave and a massive model train exhibit.
Admission is free the second Saturday of each month.
Hours of Operation: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm, Sunday1:00pm-5:00pm
Fort Defiance overlooks the Red and Cumberland Rivers and has a breathtaking view of the Downtown. Visitors are encouraged to walk the trails and enjoy the history that the location represents. Displays, cannons and the occasional reenactors are just some of the things you can enjoy on your visit to Fort Defiance.
Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm, Sunday 1:00pm-4:00pm
Clarksville's oldest professional theatre offers patrons a combination of professional company shows (performed by actors from throughout the country) and community offerings. Housed in a 1947 modern art theatre, the Roxy produces ten main stage events annually. The Roxy Other Space produces four new scripts a year in its forty-seat, black-box theatre. Box office hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-2:00pm and one hour before show times.
Situated on 40 rolling acres, this living history museum features 18 restored log homes and outbuildings dating from 1830-1870. Each structure is chock-full of authentic period artifacts. Picnic areas and walking trails are scattered throughout the grounds. A wildlife center houses several examples of natural Tennessee flora and fauna.
Open Thursday-Sunday, 1-5p.m. mid-May through mid-October.
Built in 1858 by wealthy tobacconist Christopher Smith, this majestic antebellum home overlooks the Cumberland River. Constructed during the troubled pre Civil War era, the architecture reflects Greek Revival and Italianate styles. The home boasts grand hallways, an exquisite curved staircase and a widow's walk on the roof. During the winter months, local organizations fill the home with over 20 Christmas trees decorated and sparkling. In 1998, the mansion was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 9:30am-2:30pm
Four markers have been placed in location throughout the county giving a detailed account of the historic events that took place in this area. Follow the trail and relive history. The four current markers are located at Public Square, the corner of University and College Streets, Highway 76 and Riverside Drive near the pedestrian overpass.
Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm and Sunday 1:00pm-4:00pm
Located within Fort Campbell Military Base, this museum is filled with authentic memorabilia. The history of the 101st Airborne Division Screaming Eagles, 5th Special Forces and 160th Special Operations can be followed from WWII to Operation Iraqi Freedom. Just outside the museum various aircraft, military equipment and monuments are on display and will capture the imagination of every child and child-at-heart. Visitors must obtain a visitor's pass at Gate Four to gain access to the facility.
Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 9:30am-4:30pm
Originally constructed in the 1800's, the Courthouse and Courts Complex is a blend of state of the art technology and historic charm. Restored and remodeled after the 1999 tornado, this architectural beauty is the symbol of Clarksville's historic downtown. Adorning the corridors of both buildings are 150 photographs illustrating the history and heritage of Montgomery County.
The Downtown Artists Co-op, or DAC, is an association of talented local artists and interested patrons dedicated to promoting the visual arts in the Clarksville/ Montgomery County area. DAC was founded in 2001 by a small group of local artists who had a vision of an art gallery in historic downtown Clarksville. Since then, it has grown to include 27 Full Artist Members, 16 Consignment Artists and over 50 Patrons.
DAC hosts the First Thursday Artwalk, held monthly from 5-8p.m. at participating downtown businesses. Experience new exhibits and enjoy food, fellowship and the company of local artists!
DAC is open daily from 1-5p.m., with hours changing seasonally.
Red Leg Action Sports is the Paintball source for the Clarksville, Tennessee area. We offer all the supplies and services needed for the beginner up to the most experienced players! We also have group rates and military discounts!
Hours of Operation: Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm
Enjoy walking around this historic campus, which is home to several art galleries, state-of-the-art teaching facilities, sporting events and theatrical productions
Enjoy a movie while you are in town.
The Clarksville Speedway and Fairgrounds is busy year 'round providing events for the community, with dirt track, drag strip, drifting, and go-kart events for the racing enthusiast as well as a county fair in the summer, a toy drive in the fall, and a Christmas lights display in the winter.
Built in 1890, the L&N Train Station was once one of the busiest locations in Clarksville, with soldiers and civilians arriving and departing daily. The facility is now open for public and private use. The Farmers Market is open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 9a.m.-1p.m. during the summer and fall in the Train Station parking lot. The depot also houses the Montgomery County Historical Society.
A 17,000 acre outdoor playground, Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area is just a short 45 minute drive northwest of Clarksville. Land Between the Lakes is an inland peninsula formed then the Cumberland and Tennessee rivers were impounded, creating Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley; one of the worldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s largest man-made bodies of water. The area provides boating, fishing, hunting, hiking and camping opportunities.
Magic Wheels is a family owned and operated roller skating rink. We offer a family-friendly roller skating experience and amazing birthday parties.
Â Hours of Operation: Monday Closed Tuesday 5â€“8PM Wednesday Closed Thursday 10AMâ€“1PM, 5â€“8PM Friday 5:30â€“10PM Saturday 12â€“10:30PM Sunday 2â€“5PM
No commitment paint class. Choose a painting class from our online calendar and register for it. We supply the canvas, brushes, paint
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Clarksville - Montgomery County Convention and Visitor's Bureau
25 Jefferson Street Suite 300
Clarksville, TN 37040