Historic Park & Barnyard

Get a Glimpse of 19th Century Farm Life

Enjoy an afternoon at Burritt's Historic Park & Barnyard

Step back into the lifestyle of rural 19th century farmers, as you visit historic log homes and structures.

The Historic Park at Burritt interprets the past by showcasing aspects of farm life from the Tennessee Valley of the Cumberland Plateau. Living history interpreters, dressed in period clothing, recreate the diversity of farm life allowing you to become involved through lively conversation, demonstrations and hands-on activities.

Stroll through the historic park and enjoy the sights and sounds of farm life and the barnyard. Listen carefully and you might even hear a fiddle or a banjo. Carefully-restored historic buildings, authentic artifacts, and interpreters demonstrating skills of the past will add to your visit. Please ask lots of questions, our interpreters are always pleased to share their knowledge with you.