Days on the Farm & Heritage Days

Days on the Farm
May 11 & 12, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. each day

2017 DOTF Map

Heritage Days
September 28 & 29, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. each day

Admission is $5 per person. 

These popular living history field trips play host to over 1,000 elementary students each day and feature more than 20 historical demonstrations. With hands-on activities and captivating reenactors, students learn about 19th century life. 

Some of the activities and reenactors presented at this event are: 19th Century Music, Campfire Cooking, Butter Churning, Cream Separating, Basket Making, Blacksmithing, Pottery, 19th Century Toys, 19th Century Fashion, Farm Animals, Quilting, Spinning, Weaving, Candle Making, Wash Pot, Story of Cotton, Doll-Making, Civil War Soldiers, Harriet Tubman, President Abraham Lincoln, and more.

Photos courtesy of Brenda Massei and video courtesy of Micah Atkinson

Heritage Days 2017 Reservation Form

To register for Heritage Days 2017, call or email Christina Blane at (615) 459-2341 or

The Historic Sam Davis Home and Plantation is a Nonprofit Site Governed by the Sam Davis Memorial Association


The Historic Sam Davis Home and Plantation
1399 Sam Davis Road
Smyrna, TN 37167


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