Events

Come and join us at our next event!

Historic Rugby hosts many fun and interesting events throughout the year! Old favorites include our May Festival of British and Appalachian Culture, Pilgrimage of Homes, Ghostly...

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About Us

Read about our little piece of Heaven

Exciting things are happening these days in Historic Rugby! Our living historic village is more alive than ever! From new interpretive programming…..to beautifully restored...

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Donate

Donate and get involved with us!

What does your contribution, either through volunteering, becoming a member or giving a charitable donation to Historic Rugby help achieve?   Visitation alone cannot support...

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When You Visit

Preparing for your visit

Are you planning a visit to our small historic village? We have something for everyone in Historic Rugby and you can plan anything from a day trip to a week-long stay, or more!...

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Rugby News

Enter Your Quilt for the April 2015 Show!

Enter Your Quilt for the April 2015 Show!

Jul 15, 2014

Rugby Quilts Wave the Red, White and Blue with a unique two day Quilt Event honoring and preserving the art and heritage of quilting, past and present! Come enjoy a relaxing day or two on the scenic Cumberland Plateau in the historic village of Rugby in East Tennessee. The Wave the Red, White and Blue Quilt Event takes place on Friday, April 10th and...

We now have 2000 LIKES on Facebook!

We now have 2000 LIKES on Facebook!

Jul 10, 2014

This is another of our series on the work volunteers do for Historic Rugby. Our official Facebook page has reached 2000 ‘LIKES’ thanks to George Zepp’s hard work! George is a long-time Historic Rugby volunteer responsible for most of the postings and photographs on our Facebook page since our organization first joined the social media site on...

Summer Events in Rugby!

Summer Events in Rugby!

Jul 10, 2014

Come to Rugby this summer and discover all that our unique historic village on the Upper Cumberland Plateau has to offer! Enjoy our special events and workshops developed with you in mind. On August 23rd we are having a FREE British Motorcars and Motorbikes event for our guests, sponsored by the Plateau British Car Club . We are also featuring a fabulous two...

Senator Howard Baker: Remembering a True Friend of Rugby!

Senator Howard Baker: Remembering a True Friend of Rugby!

Jun 29, 2014

Senator Howard H. Baker Jr., who died this week, was a longtime friend of Rugby. As a neighbor in and native of Scott County’s Huntsville (part of Rugby lies in that county), he watched with interest as Historic Rugby worked since 1966 to revive the 1880 village and make it into a historical destination on the Cumberland Plateau. He never hesitated...

Hours of operation:

Our hours of  operation vary seasonally. The schedule below remains in effect until September, 2014.  Hope to see you up here very soon!   Please contact us for the most up to date...