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AmericInn Lodge & Suites Jonesborough

376 East Jackson Blvd., Jonesborough, TN  37659

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3:00 PM |

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11:00 AM

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Attractions & Entertainment

International Storytelling Center

Distance from hotel: 0.7 miles

Jonesborough is the town where storytelling began in 1973 and is now named the International Storytelling Capital of the World. Storytelling daily May through October.

110 West Main Street

Jonesborough, Tennessee



Carriage Tours

Distance from hotel: 1.6 miles

On your trip to Historic Jonesborough in the mountains of east Tennessee be sure to take a relaxing carriage ride. Discover Historic Jonesborough from a whole new perspective from your perch in a horse-drawn carriage. Take a guided tour or just enjoy the pleasant Appalachian mountain scenery in downtown Jonesborough with the clip-clop of horse hooves echoing down the street.

Main Street

Jonesborough, Tennessee



East Tennessee State University

Distance from hotel: 5.7 miles

East Tennessee State University is an accredited American university founded October 2 1911 and located in Johnson City TN. It is part of the Tennessee Board of Regents system of colleges and universities. Graduate programs include a fully accredited medical school the Quillen College of Medicine. In 2005 a College of Pharmacy was approved which further augmented the medical specialties at ETSU. Classes in the ETSU College of Pharmacy began in January 2007. The university is listed by The Princeton Review in their 2007 edition of America’s Best Value Colleges. ETSU has the only master's degree in the United States in storytelling and has been increasingly noted for its Appalachian Studies programs and features a nationally acclaimed and accredited program in Bluegrass and Country Music.

807 University Parkway

Johnson City, Tennessee



The Hands On! Museum

Distance from hotel: 6.5 miles

The Museum is located in downtown Johnson City and houses an interactive gallery of exhibits and is a local favorite for school field trips.

315 E. Main Street

Johnson City, Tennessee



Great Outdoors

Wetlands Water Park

Distance from hotel: 1.9 miles

Surrounded by the beautiful Persimmon Ridge the park offers 5 slides a 200 foot lazy river volleyball court kiddie pool and cafe.

1521 Persimmon Ridge Road

Jonesborough, Tennessee



ETSU Natural History Museum and Gray Fossil Site

Distance from hotel: 6.2 miles

This attraction covers more than five acres located along State Route 75 in East Tennessee. The Miocene site is dated at 4.5 to 7 million years old containing fossilized remains of an entire ecosystem of plants and animals. A series of sinkholes formed from a collapsed cave created a watering hole that drew animals from near and far. For some unlucky animals the sinkhole became a trap that preserved them as fossils for the ages. With less than 2 percent of the site excavated thousands of fossil specimens have already been recovered! You’ll discover saber-toothed cat short-faced bear ground sloth rhino alligator camel shovel-tusked elephant Eurasian badger the world’s largest collection of fossil tapirs and the world’s only near-complete fossil red panda!

1212 Suncrest Drive Gray

Jonesborough, Tennessee



Cities to Visit


Distance from hotel: 0.6 miles

When you enter Historic Jonesborough (the oldest city in the state), you’re taking a journey into the past. A unique 18th century town nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of northeast Tennessee, Jonesborough’s natural beauty, charming architecture and storytelling heritage have attracted visitors worldwide. As you walk along Jonesborough’s well-preserved Main Street, you easily drop back in time to the days of Daniel Boone, Andrew Jackson, Davy Crockett, John Sevier and the many other historic figures that lived in or around Jonesborough. Spend a day here and you’ll see why it’s known as “the Storytelling Capital of the World”.


Johnson City

Distance from hotel: 6.3 miles

Johnson City is the center for tourism and business in Northeast Tennessee. Once a train depot, Johnson City is now home to many new companies and restaurants with a diversified culture mixed with breathtaking mountain landscape and beautiful Boone Lake. It is home to East Tennessee State University, James H. Quillen College of Medicine, VA Medical Center, and Johnson City Medical Center. The Blue Plum Festival is an annual event that features music, food and activities in downtown Johnson City. Other points of destination are Freedom Hall, Gray Fossil Site and Museum, Tipton Haynes Historic Site and Hands on Museum



Distance from hotel: 11 miles

Erwin is a great area for adventure with surrounding beautiful mountains. It offers white water rafting, kayaking, horseback riding, hiking and snow skiing, only a few miles away. The Appalachian Trail is very near this quaint little town. Erwin is home to the Apple festival, an event held the first weekend in October each year. Nuclear Fuel calls Erwin home, as well.



Distance from hotel: 14.5 miles

Elizabethton is the county seat of Carter County, Tennessee. It is the historical site of the first Independent settlement on American soil (1772) and located west of the Eastern Continental Divide and the original thirteen British colonies in America. It is home to Sycamore Shoals State Park.



TRI - Tri Cities Regional Tn Va Airport

Distance from hotel: 12.5 miles