Two Tours You Can't Miss

April 04 - October 31, 2022
Two Tours You Can't Miss

April Sees Return of Guided Walking Tours in Historic Downtown Greeneville

Tennessee’s second oldest town is brought to life as you stroll down the same streets that Andrew Johnson did when he returned from the White House in 1869.

The 90-minute ’A Walk with the President’ guided tour, available through Main Street Greeneville Tours, will take you back in time. Experience the architectural treasures of our historic churches and homes while walking the same streets as notable American heroes. A stop at Old Harmony Cemetery will bring alive such stories as the great cholera epidemic of 1873. Great photo opportunities are available during the stop at Tennessee’s oldest Goal (jail).

Now in its eighteenth year the walking tour along with its sister tour of the Dickson-Williams Mansion, which is offered daily at 1:00 pm, is conducted by professional guides ready to share their knowledge of this historic community.

Tickets may be purchased at the General Morgan Inn where tours begin daily Monday through Saturday, April through October, at 9:30 AM.

Dickson-Williams Mansion Tours

Discover the treasures of the mansion: decorative arts, antiques and a whole lot of history. Main Street Greeneville Tours 90 minute tour of the Dickson-Williams Mansion is conducted by trained professional interpreters.

Walk across the threshold of the mansion and step into the storied past filled with exquisite antique furnishings, immortal American heroes, and an intriguing history.

Step into the bedroom where, in September 1864, the dashing “Thunderbolt of the Confederacy”, General John Hunt Morgan, spent his last night. Learn about his tragic death at the hands of Union soldiers.

The house is gloriously restored, with original furniture, many from Greene County, and other 1850’s period artifacts. Our tour of the Dickson-Williams Mansion brings alive its incredible story from the time of the town’s founding through the Civil War.

Mansion Tours are conducted daily beginning at 1:00pm. All tours leave from the lobby of The General Morgan Inn, 111 North Main Street, Greeneville, TN. Tickets are available for purchase at the hotel front desk:

To schedule group tours for more than 12 people or for a “Tailor Made Tour” call the Main Street: Greeneville, Inc. office at 423-639-7102.

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