Tennessee operates 14 Welcome Centers and maintains brochures in 19 Rest Areas across the state. These facilities are open 24 hours a day 365 days a year except for I-40 Shelby County (Memphis) Welcome Center, which closes every evening.
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6111 Lake Spring Road
Portland, TN 37148
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Journey to the center of Tennessee's musical heritage at Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium, called the "Mother Church of Country Music." Join musical legends at the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Grand Ole Opry. A paradise for history buffs, Nashville also offers one of the nation's oldest working state capitals, antebellum homes and trails and historical battlefields. Middle Tennessee hits thrill seekers with Nashville Superspeedway races, Tennessee Titans football games and a gallery of golfing greens. Equestrian admirers can horseplay along the Tennessee Walking Horse Trail. Make a toast to two of America's most famous whiskey distilleries, Jack Daniel and George Dickel. Or take a ride down the Cumberland River on the General Jackson Showboat.