Tennessee's Backroads Heritage
A Southern Middle Tennessee Journey
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Created in 1871 from Bedford, Lincoln and Franklin counties; named in honor of William Moore (1786-1871), early settler, Lincoln County justice of the peace, War of 1812 officer, turnpike company president, state legislator.

Fun Things to See and Do...

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Diamond Gusset Defender Jeans to buy

Diamond Gusset Jeans
183 Main St (Lynchburg Square)
Lynchburg, 37352

Founded in 1987, the company was committed to develop an entirely new jean concept utilizing a gusset for extra durability and enhanced comfort for men and women. Diamond Gusset Jeans are the world's best fitting American made jeans. The shop is located - on the Historic Lynchburg Square - near the distillery. A second location is located in Bon Aqua, TN, 4 miles south off I-40 west, exit 172.

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Jack Daniel Distillery & Visitors Center

182 Lynchburg Hwy (Hwy 55)
Lynchburg, 37352

The nation's oldest registered distillery, registered with the federal government in 1866. Also listed on the National Register of Historic Places. See firsthand how this Tennessee whiskey is carefully crafted while learning a bit about the founder - Mr. Jack. Tours are available from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CST, 7 days a week. Sampling tours are also available. Admission charge. Select buildings on site are available for rent for special events.

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Jack Daniel's Barrel Shop
52 Mechanic St (East Side of Square)
Lynchburg, 37352

Located on the town square in Lynchburg the Barrel Shop specializes in unique custom handcrafted "Jack Daniel's" furniture. Souvenirs that are made from genuine oak aged whiskey barrels can be found for any family member. Stop by and see the complete line of white oak barrels, locally handcrafted bars, barrel planters and much more.

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Lynchburg Hardware and General Store
52 Mechanic St (East Side of Square)
Lynchburg, 37352

Founded in 1912 and located on the town square, this shop is the home of the official Jack Daniel's gift and novelty shop. World's largest selection of licensed Jack Daniel's logo drink ware, apparel and other souvenirs.

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Moore County Old Jail Museum

231 Main St (Public Square)
Lynchburg, 37352
931-993-1791, 931-759-4111

In operation in Downtown Lynchburg for almost 100 years and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Housed prisoners and sheriffs from 1893-1990. View authentic cells, handcuffs, guns, vintage clothing. Open Thursday-Saturday, Noon - 3 p.m. Admission charge - children under 16 free. Group rates available.



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Famous Pulled Pork Dining

Bar-B-Que Caboose Cafeʹ
217 Main St
Lynchburg, 37352

Home of the best bar-b-que you'll ever eat! Menu features bbq/red beans and rice, pizza, jambalaya, chicken dishes and fabulous desserts. Live radio show every Saturday beginning around 10 a.m. Open Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday, 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Cafeʹ will stay open for groups with advanced reservations. Great food, great music and great fun!

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Barrelhouse BBQ Food

Barrelhouse BBQ
105 Mechanic Street South
Lynchburg, 37352

Barrelhouse BBQ opened its doors in 2012 and serves fresh pit smoked pulled pork BBQ, ribs, sausage and its famous "Grilled Cheese on Crack." A variety of house made sauces offered with your meal will keep you wanting more and are available for purchase at the restaurant and online. This restaurant provides a warm and friendly atmosphere that serves some of the South's best BBQ. Catering services available. Located just a hop, skip and a jump off the Lynchburg Square.

Miss Bobo's Boarding House

Miss Mary Bobo's Boarding House Restaurant

295 Main St
Lynchburg, 37352

Off the square in Lynchburg is the famous Miss Mary Bobo's Boarding House. Since 1908, this historic home has served traditional foods with hospitality. Reservations required.


Other Area Businesses

Motlow Coomunity College teaching at it's best

Motlow State Community College

6015 Ledford Mill Rd
Tullahoma, 37388
(Actually located in Moore County)

At Motlow State, the focus is on students. Motlow faculty and staff work together to help students complete academic goals, prepare for university transfer, and acquire workforce skills. Get a head start on a college degree while still attending high school through Motlow's dual enrollment program. Take advantage of Tennessee Reconnect if you're an adult without a degree. New Motlow programs include Entrepreneurship, Customer Service, and Supply Chain Management, with campuses in Fayetteville, McMinnville, Moore County, and Smyrna, and a teaching site in Sparta.

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