DescriptionFounded in 1802 and named for Albert Gallatin, secretary of the treasury under Presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, Gallatin is the industrial and agricultural marketplace for Sumner County. Nearby are Bledsoe Creek State Park and Cages Bend Recreation Area.
Visitor InfoGallatin Area Chamber of Commerce 118 W. Main St. GALLATIN, TN 37066. Phone:(615)452-4000
Self-guiding toursThe Sumner County Courthouse and more than 30 restored buildings, many predating the Civil War, are included in a brochure outlining a historical walking tour of Gallatin's public square area. The square includes both shopping and dining opportunities. The brochure is available at the chamber of commerce.
Things to SeeSumner County Museum