Events for December 17 – December 2 – The Birthplace of Country Music
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Ongoing Exhibits

Through text and artifacts, multiple theater experiences, film and sound, and interactive displays, the Birthplace of Country Music Museum shares the story of the 1927 Bristol Sessions recordings, explores how evolving sound technology shaped their success, and highlights how this rich musical heritage lives on in today’s music.

Virtual Story Time – Book: Knoxville, Tennessee

Join us for the Birthplace of Country Music Museum's Virtual Story Time! Friday, June 18 we will read from Knoxville, Tennessee by Nikki Giovanni, read with permission from Nikki Giovanni.

Radio Bristol Book Club

Tune in to WBCM Radio Bristol as our Book Club explores Satan is Real: The Ballad of the Louvin Brothers by Charlie Louvin with Benjamin Whitmer. We're excited to welcome special guest Brett Steele, Louvin's former manager, to the program!

Virtual Story Time featuring When Uncle Took the Fiddle

Join us for the Birthplace of Country Music Museum’s Virtual Story Time! Friday, July 2 our selection will be When Uncle Took the Fiddle by Libba Moore Gray and illustrated by Lloyd Broom, read with permission from Scholastic Books.

Virtual Speaker Series: Timothy Duffy on Photography and Southern Music Makers

Join us on Tuesday, July 6, at 7:00pm EST for our monthly Virtual Speaker Series featuring photographer Timothy Duffy. Tim will share stories and insights from his career working with Southern roots musicians, talk about his exploration of the unique process of tintype photography, and discuss the mission of Music Maker Relief Foundation.

Farm and Fun Time

Special musical guests Scythian and Melissa Carper join us for another amazing Farm and Fun Time show July 8, live from the Birthplace of Country Music Museum!