- Our list of the best things to do in Madison, Tennessee, features the top 150 nearby activities — including 72 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Madison, TN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 9 things to do within the city of Madison, TN , followed by 141 popular activities in nearby cities, including Nashville, Hendersonville, Brentwood, Franklin, Gallatin, Lebanon, Smyrna, Mount Juliet, Hermitage, Springfield, Ashland City and Kingston Springs
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120 Duncan St, Clarksville, TN MoreLess Info
The original fort that is the focus of the Fort Defiance Civil War Park & Interpretive Center was active for over two centuries. Exhibits at the center cover the lives of Civil War soldiers, pre-Civil War life in Clarksville, and the emancipation of slaves living in the Clarksville area.
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1241 Peachers Mill Road, Clarksville, TN 37042 MoreLess Info
Within the larger area, the Heritage Park Complex: Bark Park is specifically a dog park. There is both an on-leash section as well as an off-leash segment that is completely surrounded by a fence as a way to keep dogs safe from running away.
JH Freeman Park is a nature park that has a covered pavilion that can be rented out for private birthday parties, family reunions, and corporate outings. The park has grass areas that can be used for football and soccer games.
Commemorating a battle in the Ardmore area, Civil War Trail for Hood's Campaign of 1864 is a marker placed on I-65. This marker provides pertinent information about the battle and Middle Tennessee's involvement in the war.
The only surviving residence of historic President James K. Polk other than the White House is the James K. Polk House in Tennessee. In addition to the restored and furnished home, there is an exhibition facility that hosts a series of original and traveling exhibits.
The Maury County Visitors Center is a resource for visitors to the area seeking tourist information. The center features a knowledgeable and helpful staff, and offers a variety of brochures, maps, and informational material.