- Our list of the best things to do in Athens, Tennessee, features the top 41 nearby activities — including 22 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Athens, TN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Water Activities, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 6 things to do within the city of Athens, TN , followed by 35 popular activities in nearby cities, including Cleveland, Ocoee, Sweetwater, Benton and Tellico Plains
Featuring open grass fields and trees, Deer Park provides a playground with swings, a rock climbing wall, wooden play structures, a tire swing and a play car. It also has picnic areas, tennis courts, restroom facilities and walking trails.
200 Inman Street East, Cleveland, TN 37311 MoreLess Info
Learn more about the history of the local area at Museum Center at 5ive Points. Exhibits showcase the Ocoee Region of Tennessee. Admire the arts and crafts of the region at the museum store.
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120 North Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN 37311 MoreLess Info
Chilhowee Dance & Performing Arts Center LLC holds classes for many forms of dance including ballet, jazz, hip hop and modern, as well as tumbling and acrobatics. They also have a French and etiquette class.
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359 Adventure Ranch Rdm(Old Road Name: Gibson), Off River Hill Rd at WagonMaster Ranch, Murphy, NC 28906 MoreLess Info
Emeralds, rubies, sapphires, amethysts and more are ready to be found at the Salty Dog Gem Mine. Mining is offered by the bag, and school groups and birthday parties are welcome.
Fun for kids AND adults. Gold panning, mini golf, paintball, skeet shooting, pistol range, gem mining, wagon rides, bounce castle and mini dune buggy. Covered pavilions for RAIN OR SHINE. Pet friendly. Cabins & camping on site. Large group pavilion coming soon. Event Catering services available or bring your ow…
The Bald River Falls cascades over 100 feet to the steep rocks below it. Since the rock outcropping is slopped, the falls actually flow down the rocks rather than a free fall, and guests can drive past the falls in a car or hike to the top.
Ducktown Basin Museum provides visitors with a history of this copper mining community. The museum is located on the site of the old Burra Burra Mine, where artifacts, photos and displays paint a picture of the heritage of the area. Tours are available by appointment.