Effective July 14, 2020, Washington County is under a mask mandate in observance of Washington County Executive Order No. 2. The mandate requires masks in public spaces where six feet cannot be achieved. Our guides will do their part to ensure proper distancing is achieved while on the tour.

We will resume all of our tours on July 4th. Please see the schedule below. Due to the Covid19 pandemic, tours are currently limited to ten people per group. You may contact us at (423-753-9580 or 423-753-4580) to reserve your tour tickets in advance.

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

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