Historic Jonesborough Tour Schedule 2019 –  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 Sat


May – August – 7:00 p.m. on Thurs evening



Jonesborough TN Town Tour – photo by Whitney S Williams


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 – September – 2:30 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of the month