All of our tours are currently on hiatus due to the Covid_19 health crisis. We will update this space when tours resume. We have been posting snippets of our Town Tour to the Heritage Alliance’s Facebook page in the meantime.

Historic Jonesborough Tour Schedule 2020

Tours depart from the Chester Inn State Historic Site and Museum (116 West Main Street). Tours are $5.00 per person, children under the age of 8 are free of charge. Combo Tickets for $7.00 per person are available when you purchase a ticket for the Old Jonesborough Cemetery Tour and another tour option. Old Jonesborough Cemetery Tours are $3.00 per person.

Jonesborough Town Tour

Learn about Main Street, Jonesborough, the buildings that still stand, the people who built them, and the lives they forged in Jonesborough.

March – December – 1:00 p.m. on Saturday

June – August – 7:00 p.m. on Thursday evening

Jonesborough Mythbusting Tour

Put your history detective skills to the test as you try to separate the myths from the facts in Tennessee’s Oldest Town!

March – December – 1:00 p.m. on the  second Saturday of the month

This tour will also occur during special events, such as Jonesborough Days and the Storytelling Festival.

Old Jonesborough Cemetery Tour

Learn about Jonesborough’s historic cemeteries, burial customs, and the lives of the people buried there. Proceeds from the tour help preserve the historic cemeteries.

May – October 3 – 2:30 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of the month