The Parthenon in Nashville's Centennial Park is the only full-scale
reproduction of the famous Greek temple. The Athena Parthenos, at 42 feet in
height, is the tallest indoor sculpture in the Western world. Originally built
for Tennessee's 1897 Centennial Exposition, this replica of the original
Parthenon in Athens serves as a monument to what is considered the pinnacle of
Address: The Parthenon, 2600 West End
Avenue, Nashville, Tennessee 37203; 615-862-8431; Fax: 615-880-2265.
Hall of Fame
The Tennessee Museum of Aviation and Tennessee Aviation Hall of Fame have been designated by the General Assembly as Tennessee's Official Repository and Archive for Aviation History and the state's official Aviation Hall of Fame. The latest honoree is Evelyn Bryan
“Mama Bird” Johnson, who is believed to have logged more flight hours than any other living person in the world.
Address: Tennessee Museum of Aviation, Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport, 135 Air Museum Way, Sevierville, Tennessee 37862; 865-908-0171; 866-286-8738.