Entries by Anne

Church Walking Tours this Saturday in Jonesborough

The Heritage Alliance is excited to offer a new walking tour on Saturday, December 18th. As a part of Jonesborough’s Christmas Church Stroll, the Alliance will be offering Historic Church Tours at 11:30 am and 1:30 pm. These tours will lead guests down Main Street and will include the history of Jonesborough’s churches, interesting tidbits, […]

CANCELLED: Heritage Alliance Trivia Night Gets Festive

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. The Heritage Alliance is ho-ho-hosting its riotously fun trivia night in December with questions to test your knowledge of all things festive and historical!     Join us at the Jonesborough Visitors Center on Thursday, December 16th at 7:00 pm for holiday-themed and history-based trivia questions, friendly competition, and a […]

Victorian Holiday Celebrations at the Chester Inn Museum

Join us at the Chester Inn Museum this holiday season to add some 19th Century flair to your celebrations!   This year we are featuring four special programs at the museum. On Saturday, November 27 we will be hosting a reading of Dr. Seuss’s “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” in our restored parlor room. We […]

Job Opportunity: Project Archivist, Photograph Collection

212 E Sabine Dr, Jonesborough, TN 37659 Office Phone: (423) 753-9580 General Inquiries: info@heritageall.org Office Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM   Call for Applications: Project Archivist, Photograph Collection Position Limited Duration Appointment – Project Archivist, Photograph Collection   Duration December 2021 to May 2022   Compensation $4,000.00 (Payment will be broken into monthly installments […]

History Happy Hour Gets Macabre In-Person on October 21st

What better time of year to explore the history of death and mourning than October?   Join us as we welcome Roberta Pipitone for her presentation, ““19th Century American Mourning Rules, Customs, and Symbolism.” Ms. Pipitone was a theatre teacher for 30 years, but she has been a collector and researcher of all things mourning […]

True and Chilling Tales Tours in Jonesborough this October

Come and learn some truly chilling history in Jonesborough this October. Have you ever wondered what happened to horse thieves in the late 1700s, or wanted to know why Andrew Jackson fought a duel in Jonesborough? What about a body discovered in a rain barrel in town? What’s the story behind that? Hear these very […]

Heritage Alliance Trivia Night Gets Spooky This October

The Heritage Alliance, or should we say Scare-itage Alliance is bringing its riotously fun trivia night back in October with questions to test your knowledge of all things spooky and historical!   Join us at the Eureka Inn in Jonesborough on Friday, October 8th at 7:00 pm for general history-based trivia questions, friendly competition, and […]