Bring the whole family and join in the fun at Historic Collinsville for our 2023 Season Opening on April 1 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Bring a picnic and make a day of it! Picnic tables located around the grounds or make use of the covered pavilion. Since it’s April Fool’s Day, we’ll offer
Celebrate Easter weekend at Historic Collinsville on Saturday, April 8 with activities for children of all ages. At 1:00 pm, all ages can join in a Traditional Egg Roll. At 1:15 pm, children ages 5 & under can participate in an Egg Hunt. At 1:30, children ages 6-12 years will have a Scavenger Hunt. All
Historic Collinsville needs as many green thumbs as possible to assist with planting a 19th-Century kitchen garden at the Batson House, a medicinal herb garden at the Visitor Center, along with beautiful blooming flowers throughout the property. This project will take place on May 6, 2023. Planting begins at 10 a.m. and will continue
Celebrate all things mom — starting with free admission for moms to kick off the Mother’s Day Weekend! Enjoy activities like a 19th Century Fashion Show, recipes and cooking techniques, period hair styling tips, and a 19th Century makeover and photo opps!
In honor of Tennessee Statehood Day, Historic Collinsville will be offering free admission to all visitors on Saturday, June 3, 2023. The settlement opens at 10:00 AM and closes at 4:00 PM. The last admission will be at 3:00 PM. On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state in America.
All dads gain free admission on Saturday, June 17 for this beginning of Father’s Day Weekend. The day will be filled with activities that dads especially will enjoy like axe throwing, blacksmith demonstrations and more.
Join Historic Collinsville on Saturday, July 1, 2023, as we celebrate our country’s Independence Day. To take part in the festivities, visit the settlement anytime between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM. The last admission will be at 3:00 PM. Patriotic music and activities will entertain visitors at the event. Additionally, there will be readings of
On Saturday, June 17, 2023, Historic Collinsville will have a Storytelling Festival from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Visitors will have a variety of ways to immerse themselves in the storytelling experience with both site and guest storytellers. There will be story-related activities and stations throughout the settlement. Additionally, there will be refreshments and books
Join Historic Collinsville as we host the annual Montgomery County Heritage Day on Saturday, August 19, 2023. The event will occur from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM with the last admission time being 3:00 PM. This event includes demonstrations of historic skills and 19th-century crafts. There will also be reenactors portraying Montgomery County Citizens of
Save the date for this plein air painting and photography event at Historic Collinsville. Artists and photographers will be invited to paint and photograph favorite scenes on the property on the property. Framed pieces will be available for sale on Saturday evening. More details coming soon.
Experience an 1860’s Tennessee Christmas celebration at Historic Collinsville. Engage in the life of a typical family’s holiday celebration. Enjoy the comfort of Ms. Kitty’s kitchen while partaking in refreshments, sing along in the Batson’s parlor as you make décor items for the home, and relax by a cozy fire for storytelling time among authentic