1861 Girls’ School in Columbia

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For one week in July, Columbia, Tennessee, returns to the year 1861, as it provides the backdrop for teenage girls to learn the skills a young lady would have needed in the 19th century. Girls ages 14 through 18 travel from all over the country and beyond to attend the school. In past years, girls have attended from as far away as Europe. Watch our video of the 1861 Girls’ School above, and check out some photography of the school below.

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  1. Renae

    July 2, 2013 at 11:31 am

    Wow.. that is just awesome.. I love the idea.. This should be done all over for all ages of girl.. young and old.. love that!!

  2. Lori

    January 14, 2016 at 11:15 pm

    Seen it on kelli pickler show as a haunted location in tn. Are there tours in the evening as well,? Its a hop skip n a jump from my place ginna go check it out come feb.

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