History thrives throughout Tennessee Valley

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History buffs and train enthusiasts will love the Tennessee Valley! Immerse yourself in the region’s railroading past at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum in Chattanooga. Climb aboard historic locomotives, explore restored railcars, and take a scenic train ride. Down by the Tennessee River in Savannah lies a treasure trove of history: the Tennessee River Museum.

Housed in a historic post office, you can explore the river’s influence on the valley’s heartbeat. Exhibits showcase the lives shaped by this waterway. See Native American tools, Civil War artifacts, and even a replica of a famous Native American artifact, the Shiloh Effigy Pipe.