Activities/ Cultural Attractions
Belle Meade Plantation
Once a renowned thoroughbred horse farm, Belle Meade Plantation was
one of Nashville's largest and wealthiest private estates encompassing
Country Music Hall of Fame
Real. Country. Music. This isn't just a museum; it's an experience,
an exciting and entertaining destination in Nashville with something
for everyone. Rhinestone costumes, seasoned instruments and tear-stained
lyric sheets are only the beginning. Add interactive exhibits, films
featuring today's top country names, private sessions with professional
songwriters, incredible architecture along with our famous southern
hospitality, and a day at the museum turns into the memories of a lifetime.
Grand Ole Opry
What began as a simple radio broadcast in 1925 is today a live-entertainment
phenomenon dedicated to honoring country music's rich history and dynamic
present with a mix of country legends and the contemporary chart-toppers
who have followed in their footsteps.
Hatch Print Show
One of the oldest-known letterpress poster shops in America, Hatch Show
Print has been in business since 1879 and still continues to use the
same techniques employed in the 15th century.
Experience an American adventure at the home of our nation's 7th President,
The Ryman Auditorium built in 1892 and designated a National Historic
Landmark, offers the best in entertainment opportunities. Museum open
Tennessee State Museum
The State Museum is one of the largest museums in the nation. Interpretive
exhibits begin 15,000 years ago with prehistoric people and continue
through the early 1900s, with an extensive and impressive Civil War
collection. Check tnmuseum.org for changing exhibitions.
The worlds only full-scale reproduction of the famous Greek temple,
Nashville's Parthenon stands in Centennial Park and features both the
city's art museum and Athena Parthenos. At almost 42 feet in height,
Athena Parthenos is the tallest indoor sculpture in the Western world.
Willie Nelson & Friends Museum & General Store
Willie Nelson & Friends Museum & General Store, A Nashville
Tradition for 30 years, features Nashville's largest souvenir shop and
a showcase museum dedicated to traditional country music legends.