The Clarksville Female Academy

189 South 10th Street, Clarksville, TN 37040

March 16, 2024


Did you know that Clarksville had a grand female academy which was opened before the Civil War? Ladies would come from all over Tennessee and surrounding states to be taught by the wonderful teachers at the Clarksville Female Academy. What subjects were taught? What did it look like? Join Historical Interpreter Roxanne Jenkins, along with County Historian Carolyn Ferrell on March 16th from 1-2:30 PM to learn more about the Clarksville Female Academy and what it can teach us about education in the 19th Century.

Free and Open to the Public.