Williamson County – Discover a great place to
visit, a great place to shop, and a great place
to live. The history of Williamson County and
Franklin, its county seat, dates back more
than two centuries to their founding in 1799.
Step into the past as you stroll the old-fashioned
streets of Franklin and experience its
rich history.

Visitors to Historic Downtown Franklin
experience an award-winning Great American
Main Street town. The Victorian commercial
district with its beautifully renovated historic
buildings is the heart of Franklin and
Williamson County. Downtown Franklin
offers an eclectic mix of antique shops, gift
and book stores, art galleries, and clothiers.
History is alive in Williamson County and
whether your interest lies in beautiful
architecture or the Civil War, there is
something for everyone. Must See
Attractions include:
• Battle of Franklin Battlefield Sites
• Carnton Plantation
• Carter House
• Natchez Trace Parkway
• The Factory at Franklin
• Village of Leiper’s Fork
• Franklin Theatre

Williamson County invites you to
experience all the heritage, beauty, and
tradition it has to offer. For more information
on all the attractions and events in
Williamson County, please visit