Trip Ideas

Go For Fun in Greene

Take your kids on a family-friendly vacation in the mountains and enjoy car museums, splash pads, and scavenger hunts. History buffs can visit mansions and homesteads of presidents. When you plan your trip to Greene County, you’ll never be bored. 

Go for Fun in Greene

Take your kids on a family-friendly vacation in the mountains and enjoy car museums, splash pads, and scavenger hunts. History buffs can visit mansions and homesteads of presidents. When you plan your trip to Greene County, you’ll never be bored. 

Trip Ideas

Family Friendly Activities

Are you looking for an adventure that is fun for the entire family?  Look no further than historic Greene County, TN.  We have everything to offer from tours to scavenger hunts, educational videos, and more.  Check out our ever-expanding list below or contact us for more information.

City Garage Car Museum

Meet Wilbur as you enter the museum and enjoy interactive scavenger hunts, coloring pages, car games, trivia sheets and more.  They also offer movies played in the Susie Q Diner such as “Back to the Future”, “Wheels of America” and many more.  Click here for the family flier!

Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

Hear the ghost of our 17th President Andrew Johnson as he toils away in his tailor shop… take a guided tour of his early home and homestead… visit the museum… view a great 13-minute video and join the Junior Ranger program.  Call 423-638-3551 for more information. 

Rural Resources Farm and Food Education Center

Meet the pigs, cows, and chickens… Explore the working gardens… and get hands-on in an educational beehive and finish with a picnic by the creek.  Visit www.Ruralresources.net for more information. 

Main Street Greeneville Tours 

Enjoy a guided downtown walking tour and Dickson-Williams Mansion Tour… The walking tour begins at 9:30 a.m. in the lobby of the historic General Morgan Inn… The Dickson-Willams Mansion Tour begins at 1 p.m. and begins in the lobby of the General Morgan Inn.  Special pricing available for students.  For more information, visit www.mainstreetgreeneville.org or call 423-787-0500

Greeneville Parks & Recreation

Hardin Park, 602 Crescent Drive, is a 55-acre park featuring an Olympic-size outdoor swimming pool, picnic areas, 6 pavilions, and 3 playgrounds, one of which is all-inclusive. Hardin Park also includes a large fishing pond, 5 ball fields, a skate park, and courts for basketball, volleyball, and tennis. Hours of operation are weekdays from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and weekends from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information visit “Parks and Recreation” under “Public Services” at www.greenevilletn.gov.

Greeneville Splash Pad

456 Bernard Ave., A fenced-in 3,200-square-feet area with a wet zone of 2,900 square feet.  The colorful playground equipment includes a post with a button that turns the water on when the system is activated and one piece of playground equipment that will dump buckets of water on kids as they splash and play in jets of water that will shoot out of the ground.  For more information, call Parks and Recreation at 423-638-3144 or click here for their brochure. 

Greene County, TN’s Bucket List

What’s a Bucket List? If you have never heard of the term “bucket list”, it is a list of all the goals you want to achieve, dreams you want to fulfill, and life experiences you wish to experience in your lifetime. 

Visiting Greene County, TN should be at the top of your Bucket List!!  Here are just a few suggestions on what you can do and enjoy during your visit.  Whether you are a local or a guest, we want you to enjoy all that Tennessee’s second-oldest town has to offer. 

Click here for a printable PDF of our Bucket List!