Cemetery Lantern Tour–Onstage March 26

Cemetery Lantern Tour–Onstage March 26

Each fall, Historic Rugby residents gather in the village’s Laurel Dale Cemetery to share the stories of some of Rugby’s most colorful characters of the last 135 years. On March 26, Historic Rugby will produce a special stage version  of the Lantern Tour in Historic...
Christmas At Rugby

Christmas At Rugby

Each year, the historic settlement of Rugby, Tennessee, comes alive with Christmas spirit and celebrates the holidays as if it were still 1880, the year the town was settled. The living Victorian-era village will bustle with children’s activities, caroling, holiday...
NEW! Forgotten Times: Characters of Rugby (Part I)

NEW! Forgotten Times: Characters of Rugby (Part I)

The first part of  the last installment in a series featured online in the Oneida Independent Herald describes a variety of unique characters who lived in Rugby back in the day. The second part will be published on October 22. Please click on the link Forgotten Times:...

Hours of operation:

Our site is open from mid-March through mid-December, however, the operating hours vary depending upon the season. During the winter months, we still offer lodging in Pioneer Cottage and Percy Cottage, if you’d like to enjoy the quiet of the village and the...