Come and join us at our next event!

Historic Rugby hosts many fun and interesting events throughout the year! This year we launch a new performing arts series called Rugby Roots: Appalachian Arts with a British...

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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… beautifully restored...

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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

Introducing our new Executive Director

Teresa Bowman Named Executive Director of Historic Rugby Inc. RUGBY, TN (May 20, 2015)—Teresa S. Bowman has been named the new executive director of Historic Rugby Inc. The HistoricRugby Inc. Board of Directors voted unanimously on the nomination May 16. Bowman, a native of Knoxville, is a cultural anthropologist and former college instructor who also has a...

Antique Vendors, Artists & Crafters-applications available for 6/12-13 Rugby Street Fair

Antique Vendors, Artists & Crafters-applications available for 6/12-13 Rugby Street Fair

May 12, 2015

There’s still time for all Antique Vendors, Artists and Crafters interested in applying for a booth for the upcoming Rugby Street Fair event the weekend of June 13 & 14. Please click on the link 2015 Rugby Street Fair Booth Application for more information.   Food booth applications are also available: 2015 Rugby Street Fair Food Booth...

Read our latest newsletter!

Read our latest newsletter!

May 3, 2015

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Dear Friend, What better time to visit Rugby than this Saturday? Special activities from morning to night, as well as tours of the village’s historic buildings. From hiking to music to stories...

Schedule of Events

We have a great schedule of festive activities awaiting you here in Rugby!  Take a look at our roster of new offerings and much loved old favorites. You can click on most of the events for more information.  Be sure to mark your calendar to save the dates for your favorite events.  We are looking forward to seeing you here...

Hours of operation:

Our site is open from mid-March through mid-December, however, the operating hours vary depending upon the season. The schedule below remains in effect from March 14 through August 31, 2015.  The operating schedule for September through December 2015 will be announced at a later date. If you have any questions please contact us. Hope to see you up here very...