The Tennessee Aquarium was named one of the top 10 attractions in Tennessee.  (Photo: Ashley Day)

The results of a USA Today 10 Best readers’ poll to find the best attractions in each state were announced today.

Elvis Presley’s Graceland residence and museum in Memphis was named the top attraction in Tennessee.

Locally, the Tennessee Aquarium earned fifth place, and Lookout Mountain rounded out the top 10. Sewanee: The University of the South was the sixth-best Tennessee attraction, according to readers.


Click here for the full breakdown of Tennessee.

Several Chattanooga attractions were nominated among the 20 finalists, including the Ocoee River and Tennessee Riverpark.

According to the introduction of the poll, a panel of Tennessee travel writers nominated their favorite state attractions. Writers were asked to choose places that highlight Tennessee’s rich music culture but also natural beauty and history.

Click here to view Georgia’s list, which includes several popular Atlanta attractions.

USA Today’s 10 Best seeks to provide users with “original, unbiased and experiential travel content of top attractions, things to see and do, and restaurants for top destinations in the U.S. and around the world.”