Gone Fishing

April 23, 2010 Through August 11, 2010

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