Gone Fishing

Gone Fishing tells the story of the Cumberland River, and the history of regional fishing through artifacts, images, and text.

This exhibit includes:

  • Vintage lures, tackle boxes, traps, rods, and fishing accessories
  • The Clarksville Bass Club (second oldest in the nation)
  • Fish species of the Cumberland
  • Kids sections: fishing game from the late 1800’s, kid’s tackle box, and a display of what you might find at an old “bait” shop
  • A¬†fishing boat suspended from the ceiling
  • The Beaver Paddle Company
  • Video of “fishing stories”
  • Fly fishing section
  • 1976 commemorative fishing display

200 South Second St., Clarksville, TN 37040931-648-5780Open: Tuesday Through Sunday • Closed Mondays