The Nashville “Parthenon”

. As part of its Centennial Expo in 1897, the municipal government of Nashville commissioned a full-scale replica of the Greek Parthenon, meant to emphasize the city’s image as a center of culture and learning–the “Athens of the South”. Today, the replica Parthenon remains in Centennial Park.

“Cooter’s Place” Dukes of Hazzard Museum

Okay, admit it–you watched “The Dukes of Hazzard”. The cheesy country TV show, starring an orange 1969 Dodge Charger named “General Lee”, was a cultural icon in the early 80’s. “The Dukes” was at the top of the ratings for years until contract disputes and casting changes killed it. But in Nashville TN, part of … More “Cooter’s Place” Dukes of Hazzard Museum