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CHA Spotlight: National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Who: Anyone who loves the stories of heroes that are medal of honor recipients. What: This center tells the amazing stories of ordinary individuals who demonstrated extraordinary valor under the most difficult circumstances. When: Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m…

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CHA Spotlight: Chattanooga African American Museum

Who: Anyone who loves history, especially African American history. What: The Chattanooga African American Museum pays homage to Chattanooga historic names like The Impressions, Bessie Smith, Reggie White, Venus Lacy, and many more. See replicas of former 9th street businesses, learn about the…

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Two Chattanooga Icons Use History to Guide Their Future

In just a handful of years, two of Chattanooga’s most iconic locations have undergone a true renaissance with nods to the past and futures that are poised to be way more than bright. Both the Chattanooga Choo Choo and The Read House are examples of how a rich history can be adapted, celebrated, and…

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CHA Spotlight: Moccasin Bend National Archeological District

Who: Anyone who loves history or loves to get outdoors! What: This edition of the CHA Spotlight is the Moccasin Bend National Archeological District, which is part of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. Not only can you enjoy walking trails along the Tennessee River and 80…

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CHA Spotlight: Explore Chattanooga's African American History

Who: Anyone who loves to explore African American stories, historical individuals, and landmarks! What: This edition of the CHA Spotlight features some of Chattanooga’s African American History. From markers to neighborhoods, to historic landmarks, you can explore some of Chattanooga’s African…

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