Putnam County

Putnam County was originally created in 1842.

Visitor Center


Highlands Visitor Center

The 1,870-square-foot facility is a regional visitor center for the Highland counties of Putnam, Overton, and White--as well as to the 11 Upper Cumberland counties. In addition to visitor services, the center offers interactive displays of local attractions, fine arts and crafts from local artists, historical exhibits, a 32-inch TV showing scenes of the Highlands, and a wall map with Upper Cumberland points of interest.

470-A Neal St.
Cookeville, TN 38501
Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. every day 
Phone: 931-525-1575
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