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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 Historic, Historic, Heritage, Museum, Historic

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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Leiper's Fork Distillery

in Brewery, Factory, Souvenirs, Spirits, Historic

In a world of mass production and corporate fads, it is our goal to achieve long-term authenticity by using age-old traditions, paying attention to every detail, and carrying unquenchable passion for the whiskey we produce. Leiper’s Fork Distillery is creating high-end premium whiskeys using local ingredients and pure limestone filtered water, resulting in superior whiskeys with a signature taste. We are excited and honored to bring back this lost art and industry to Williamson County.

3381 Southall Rd
Franklin, Tennessee 37064
United States

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Florence Alabama Visitor's Center

in Historic, Music, Museum, Historic, Main Street

We are all about sharing the faces and stories created by visitors and locals in our area as they enjoy the multitude of experiences we offer. Photos of events, publicity generated about our area, attractions to visit, festivals to attend, toe tapping music to hear - shared here. We cover Florence and Lauderdale County of Alabama as well as the towns of Muscle Shoals, Sheffield and Tuscumbia. We are a part of Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourism and the state of Alabama Tourism.

200 Jim Spain Drive
Florence, Alabama 35630
United States

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Hatch Show Print

in Memorabilia, Historic, Art, Historic, Museum

Hatch Show Print resides at 224 5th Avenue South, in four different spaces designed and built to suit the demands and mission of such a busy icon of design, letterpress printing, and history. Visitors can watch posters roll off the presses and shop in a store for posters created by the print shop. Hatch Show Print's Haley Gallery, features historic restrikes of original posters and Hatch Show Print Space for Design, a workshop & classroom, offers demonstrations, hands-on printing, & programs.

224 5th Avenue South
Nashville, Tennessee 37203
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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Grand Ole Opry

in Historic, Country Western, Entertainment, Historic, Music

Today, 90 years after the first Grand Ole Opry show was broadcast live on the radio, people in every corner of the globe recognize the Grand Ole Opry as the show that made country music famous. It began on the night of Nov. 28, 1925, when an announcer on Nashville radio station WSM introduced fiddle player Uncle Jimmy Thompson as the first performer on a new show called “The WSM Barn Dance.” Now, nearly 90 years later, the show Hay started is still going strong.

2804 Opryland Dr.
Nashville, Tennessee 37214
United States

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Belle Meade Winery

in Wine Tasting, Museum, Historic, Historic, Food/Drink

As the premier thoroughbred racing and breeding farm in the South for over a century, Belle Meade Plantation was the center of hospitality in the 1800s. The Plantation’s hospitality always included homemade wine, with the use of its many wild and domestic grapevines. In November 2009, the opening of The Winery at Belle Meade Plantation ensured the long tradition of hospitality would continue. Today the Plantation is open seven days a week and the historic mansion is open for guided tours.

5025 Harding Pike
Nashville, Tennessee 37205
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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SongBird Tours

in Sightseeing, Live Band, Live Band, Historic

The only state-of-the-art live music venues-on-wheels anywhere. Thirty passengers will enjoy an intimate, in-the-round songwriter performance indigenous to Nashville, hearing stories behind the songs from some of Music City’s most prolific songwriters and rising newcomers while getting a peek into the life of a working songwriter. They will also get a special guided tour of the city curated by longtime music industry insiders.

1518 Hayes Street
Tennessee 37203
United States

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