Come See Our Culture

The Overhill region is full of rich heritage and culture from generations before.
Come check it out today and celebrate what makes us unique!

Experience Our Heritage

PLAN YOUR PERFECT TENNESSEE VACATION

Whether you like outdoor activities such as hiking and mountain biking, or you’re looking for more adventurous excursions or fun the entire family can enjoy, Tennessee Overhill has it all!

Art Galleries & Music Venues

The Tennessee Overhill includes several local destinations to enjoy the arts. We have a wide selection of art galleries and music venues that have different shows and events throughout the year. There’s always something new to enjoy in the Overhill region.

Cherokee Heritage

We invite you to explore the land once known as the Overhill Cherokee Country.

Genealogy

Genealogy

Homegrown

Homegrown

Uniquely Overhill

Uniquely Overhill

You won’t want to miss these

Homegrown

Come learn about the history of the Cherokee people and their impact on this area.

Tsali Notch Vineyard

Browse a selection of locally sourced wine and more at Tsali Notch Vineyard.

Savannah Oaks Winery

Browse a selection of locally sourced wine and more at Savannah Oaks Winery.

Sunshine Hollow

Browse a selection of beautiful flowers at Sunshine Hollow.

Overhill Gardens

Browse a selection of beautiful flowers at Overhill Gardens.

Tellico Grains Bakery

Our area is full of delicious food. Tellico Grains Bakery is a great example.

Tellico Plains Ranger Station

Come see this restored CCC camp and its ties to history.

Reliance Historic District

Come learn the history of the Reliance Historic District

Old Line Railroad

See how 47 miles of track influenced history at Old Line Railroad.

Ocoee Flume Line & Dams

Come learn the history of Ocoee Flume Line & Dams.

Niota Depot

Come learn the history of the Niota Depot and local trains.

Monroe County Courthouse Madisonville-TN
Monroe County Courthouse

Come see the historic Monroe County Courthouse and learn about its history.

Little White House
Little White House

Come visit the Little White House and explore its textile roots.

Fort Marr
Fort Marr Blockhouse

See the last Fort Marr Blockhouse structure and its ties to history.

Ft. Loudoun State Historic Area

Come visit the Ft. Loudoun State Historic Area for a relaxing getaway.

Donley Cabin

Take a break from society in the primitive Donley Cabin.

Chota & Tanasi Memorials

Come learn the history of Chota & Tanasi and how they shaped Tennessee.

Burra Burra Copper Mine
Burra Burra Copper Mine

Come learn about the history of the Burra Burra Copper Mine & community.

Bethsalem Church
Bethsalem Church

Come see the historic Bethsalem Church still standing from it’s original community.

Battle of Athens

Come learn about the history of the area and the Battle of Athens.

Nancy Ward Gravesite

Visit the grave of Nancy Ward & her son, Fivekiller.

Stone Cottage

Come browse a selection of exclusive antiques at Stone Cottage.

Shop the World Gifts

Shop the World Gifts is a great destination for gifts and art.

Scott Street Gallery

Scott Street Gallery showcases local artists and craftsmen.

Polk County Bookshop

Polk County Bookshop is both a book store and art gallery.

Ocoee Dam Deli

Ocoee Dam Deli is known for good food and good vibes.

Ms. B’s Purple Bus

Come see this eclectic shop converted from an old bus.

Legends Guitar Shop

Legends Guitar Shop is a store and repair center for musicians.

GEM Theater

Come experience local theater and shows at GEM Theater.

Etowah Arts Gallery

Etowah Arts Gallery showcases local arts and educational programs.

Coker Creek Welcome Center

Coker Creek Welcome Center showcases local art and crafts.

Coker Creek Gallery

Come see a selection of fine art and more at Coker Creek Gallery.

Christmas is Here

Christmas is Here is the place for hand-hewn bowls and other gifts.

Black Bear Trading Post

Black Bear Trading Post is known for their hand crafted sculptures and art.

Baker’s Place

Come enjoy a family friendly night of music and dancing.

Athens Art Center

Athens Art Center is a staple of our community and the local art scene.

Sweetwater Valley Cheese Farm

Come see how local cheese is made and tour this well-known farm.

McMinn Farmers Market

Come check out our wonderful farmers market and fresh produce.

Mayfield Farms

This family friendly farm and attraction is perfect for people of all ages.

Market Park of Athens

Come check out our wonderful farmers market and fresh produce.

Chilhowee Farmers Market

Come check out our wonderful farmers market and fresh produce.

Benton’s Country Hams

Bentons is know for their famous technique and one of a kind hams.

Local Libraries

These libraries are a staple in their communities. Come check them out!

Cherokee Genealogy Resources

These resources will help you trace your family genealogy.

Historical Societies & Archives

These resources will help you trace your family history and genealogy.

Vonore Heritage Museum

Come experience the history and heritage of the city of Vonore.

Swift Aircraft Museum

Come learn the history of the Swift aircraft and the role it played over the years.

Sweetwater Heritage Museum

Come get a glimpse into the transportation and history behind Sweetwater, TN.

Sequoyah Birthplace Museum

Come learn this history of Sequoyah and the Cherokee Syllabary.

Living Heritage Museum

Explore three floors of exhibits highlighting the history of McMinn County.

Ducktown Basin Museum

Learn about the history of copper mining and its importance to the area.

Charles Hall Museum

Come explore this 5000 feet museum highlighting the history of Tellico Plains.

Etowah Railroad Depot

Learn this history of this area and the significance of the L&N Depot.

Englewood Textile Museum

Learn about the history and textile mills of the Englewood area.

Unicoi Turnpike Trail

Come experience this historically significant trail and learn why it must be preserved.

Crafts Heritage Trail

This culture trail focuses on the art of the area and its cultural significance.

Cherokee Heritage Trail

Experience the history of the Cherokee and learn about this historical trail.

Furs to Factories Trails

This trail focuses on the history of the area and the rise of industrialization.

Cherokee Heritage

Come learn about the history of the Cherokee people and their impact on this area.

Music Venues

Come check out all the musicians and music venues in the area.

Art Galleries

Come check out all the talented artists and art galleries in the area.

Art Galleries & Music Venues

Come check out the talented artists in the area at some great venues.