Cumberland Gap, TN
During the late nineteenth century, there were about 3,000 working mills in Tennessee, including saw, textile, and grain mills. Today there are only a handful of these historic mills still in operation. It takes a lot of hard work and dedication to keep them running. Tennessee Crossroads takes us to Cumberland Gap to visit a family that not only keeps the town's old mill running, they've turned it into a Bed and Breakfast. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.
Trying to preserve our state’s history and green space, while at the same time give travelers a 5 -Star experience can be a challenge. But the owners and management at the Hermitage Hotel in downtown Nashville, TN are not only doing that, they’re taking it one step further. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about The Hermitage Hotel and Farm at Glen Leven.
A place can mean a lot to a town. The Hale Springs Inn is such a place to the people of Rogersville in east Tennessee. The Inn has been at the heart of the town since the early 1800's, and when it fell on hard times, the people of Rogersville, TN got together to save it. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.
Red Boiling Springs, TN
Red Boiling Springs, TN got its name from the red tinted water that used to flow freely there in the early part of the 1900's. Back then, people converged on the town because they thought the water had healing powers. As the word spread, the town became a popular destination and dozens of hotels were built. Today only three remain, and one of them is the Thomas House. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.
You don't have to fly across the country for a little peace and quiet. Tennessee Crossroads visits with Jim Blackburn to show us a private getaway with comfortable vintage cabins. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Lairdland Farm Bed & Breakfast.