Rock Castle

139 Rock Castle Ln.
Hendersonville, TN 37075- Map It
Phone: (615) 824-0502

AAA Editor Notes

Rock Castle is at 139 Rock Castle Ln. This seven-level limestone Federal house dating from the late 18th century was built by Gen. Daniel Smith, a U.S. senator who, as a surveyor, drew the first map of Tennessee. A smokehouse and a lake are on the grounds. Guided tours are available.
$7; $6 (ages 60+); $5 (ages 6-12); $20 (family, two adults and two children); free (military with ID). Reservations are recommended for guided tours.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-5 (also Sun. 1-5, Apr.-Oct.), early Feb. to mid-Dec. Guided tours offered Tues.-Sat. at 10, 11:30, 1:30 and 3, Sun. at 1:30 and 3. Closed Thanksgiving week and Christmas. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.