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

Author Vicki Lane’s Writer’s Workshop a Success!

Author Vicki Lane’s Writer’s Workshop a Success!

Aug 17, 2014

Rugby was the site of an Advanced Writer’s Workshop presented by author Vicki Lane the weekend of August 8-10th. Ms. Lane is the author of the Elizabeth Goodweather Appalachian Mysteries from Bantam Dell. Eleven students participated in the workshop, including one who came from West Virginia! Please click the link below to read Vicki Lane’s blog...

Save the Date for our 3rd Annual Harvest Gala!

Save the Date for our 3rd Annual Harvest Gala!

Aug 7, 2014

Historic Rugby is proud to partner with the Scott-Morgan Project for the THIRD annual Historic Rugby Harvest Gala! Please save the date- Saturday, November 8th-for this very important fundraising opportunity. Do you know that Historic Rugby gets no state or government funds to operate its remarkable historic site? And, the Scott-Morgan project also depends on...

Enter Your Quilt for the April 2015 Show!

Enter Your Quilt for the April 2015 Show!

Aug 6, 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...

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...