The Parthenon in Nashville, Tennessee stands in Centennial Park. The structure was constructed for the 1897 Centennial Exposition as an original replica of the structure from Athens, Greece. This landmark is a major attraction in the Nashville, Tennessee
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This full-scale replica of the Parthenon was built to celebrate the anniversary of Tennessee’s statehood. Nashville’s reputation as the “Athens of the South” (the city is home to many colleges and universities) sparked the idea for the replica.