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Belle Meade Plantation

in American, Museum, Wine Tasting, Heritage, Historic

Tour Belle Meade Plantation with a costumed guide through the plantation’s beautiful Greek-Revival mansion commissioned by John Harding in 1845. Your ticket also includes access to Belle Meade’s many other historic buildings on the plantation grounds including a dairy, horse stable, carriage house, mausoleum, gardens, and a log cabin. After you’ve completed your tour of the house and grounds, a free wine tasting at our winery awaits. Don’t forget to visit the gift shop and on-site restaurant.

5025 Harding Pike
Nashville, Tennessee 37205
United States

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Rippavilla Plantation

in Museum, Historic, Historic, Historic, Heritage

The mission of Rippavilla Plantation, Incorporated is to preserve, restore and interpret the buildings and grounds of the Cheairs family utilizing the highest standards of scholarship, craftsmanship and preservation in order to create a site that will serve as an educational institution of the utmost integrity and credibility.

5700 Main Street
Spring Hill, Tennessee 37174
United States

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Franklin On Foot

in Sightseeing, Historic, Heritage, Haunted, Ghost

You'll be entertained, enlightened and educated all at the same time. Margie Thessin, Franklin on Foot's owner, has degrees in history and law. After practicing law in West Virginia, her family moved to Franklin, where she began volunteering leading walking tours for the Heritage Foundation classroom program. Later, she became the Heritage Foundation classroom teacher, and in 2003 co-founded Franklin on Foot. She loves to travel and her history tours are amazing - she tells a great story!

114 E Main St.
Franklin, Tennessee 37064
United States

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Ryman Auditorium

in Music, Historic, Historic, Heritage, Country Western

Established in 1892 as the Union Gospel Tabernacle, Ryman Auditorium is a National Historic Landmark and must see for any Nashville visitor. Most famous as the home of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943 — 1974, there is far more to the story of Music City’s most recognizable icon. Take a Self-Guided or Guided Backstage tour and discover what makes the Ryman, the “Soul of Nashville.”

116 Fifth Avenue North
Nashville, Tennessee 37219
United States

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