Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park

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Carter Mansion

Explore the history of Carter Mansion, Tennessee’s oldest frame house built between 1775-1780, through a virtual tour.

For Educators

Tennessee State Parks offers engaging, relevant, and interactive educational experiences. Discover more about learning with a Ranger -- in a park or in a classroom!

Interpretive Programs

Throughout the year, Sycamore Shoals presents a wide variety of engaging special events and programs. While you're at the park, be sure to take in our new interpretive museum that shares the nationally significant history of the late 18th century at Sycamore Shoals. 


Sycamore Shoals has three hiking trails ranging from easy to moderate


The woods along the river and the open areas around the reconstructed fort are popular with resident songbirds.