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

Free Workshop on treating Hemlocks for Wooly Adelgid threat: May 3, 10am – 4pm / Register by May 1.

Free Workshop on treating Hemlocks for Wooly Adelgid threat:  May 3, 10am – 4pm / Register by May 1.

Apr 25, 2014

  On May 3 you can learn how to save these majestic trees during a FREE workshop 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern. Register by May 1 by contacting Douglas Dodbee, at 865-318-1371 or Douglas.Dodbee@tn.gov , with the Tennessee Hemlock Conservation Partnership. Photo: George...

Historic issues of ‘The Rugbeian’ can now be accessed online!

Historic issues of ‘The Rugbeian’ can now be accessed online!

Apr 21, 2014

  Ms. Louisa Trott , Coordinator of the Tennessee Newspaper Digitization Project at the University of Tennessee has just informed us that copies of the newspapers published in Rugby from 1881-1891 are now available online. Many thanks, Ms. Trott, for letting us know about this terrific new way for us to access more of Rugby’s fascinating...

April to August Events Schedule!

April to August Events Schedule!

Apr 11, 2014

April is here with new blooming plants and three great events for you- a new interpretive program for you to enjoy on the 12th, the first author in our Appalachian Writers’ Series on the 26th and a two day basket workshop with Katie Avram on the 26th and 27th! The rest of spring and summer is chock full of events and special workshops developed with you in...

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...