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Belmont Mansion

1700 Acklen Ave, Nashville, TN 37212-3810
+1 615-460-5459
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Rich in history

My husband and I took a tour of the mansion. Tim was our guide and was very knowledgeable, and we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MidwestEmptynester
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A real gem!

Didn't know what to expect. But found it to be outstanding. The mansion is fantastic, and very well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark V
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Belmont Mansion is the largest house museum in Tennessee and one of a few whose history revolves around the life of a woman: Adelicia Acklen.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1700 Acklen Ave, Nashville, TN 37212-3810
Bellmont/Hillsboro
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+1 615-460-5459
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I took a tour of the mansion. Tim was our guide and was very knowledgeable, and we could tell he was passionate about the home's history. Many of the furnishings are original, and much of the family's china and personal items remain....More

Thank MidwestEmptynester
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't know what to expect. But found it to be outstanding. The mansion is fantastic, and very well done. The real fun is the story of the owner, our tour guide, Dixon, did an outstanding job of telling the story with a bit of humour...More

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming and educative visit to a beautiful building with great history in the heart of the Belmont University Campus. The guides, Andy and Matthew rocked !

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour and guide. The Mansion is full if history and very well perseved. Worth a visit lunch was wonderful.

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Thank brose106
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful experience! Enjoyed our tour immensely! Hope to come back to Nashville and visit again sometime!

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Thank Deborahlay
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stepping back in time, learning the story of how one woman was able to gain, maintain and exercise control over her property and ensure the protection of that property during history’s time of great upheaval within our U.S. The magnificent wall paintings lend to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hidden behind one of the buildings of Belmont University, this beautifully maintained mansion is a gem right on this campus. We had a wonderful lady give us a tour of the house and it is very interesting history.

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the tour. A picture in time of the antebellum era. I have listened to the first book in the Tamera Alexander series. It was nice to see her description of the Belmont home come to life.

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Thank Debra K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here after finding they had an entertainment coupon. It is a beautiful mansion built in 1853 that they have restored back to its original state after having been turned into a college dormitory for many years. Our guide was excellent and knowledgeable about...More

Thank TravelingSix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful and historical home. Tour guide was informative! Definitely worth the visit. and very educational. Actual furniture and portraits added to the tour's historical glamour.

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mcollazo288
21 April 2017|
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Response from Belmont-Mansion | Property representative |
There is a parking lot adjacent to the Mansion that is available for visitors. We look forward to seeing you!
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tlt02k
15 April 2017|
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Response from Belmont-Mansion | Property representative |
Yes, the self-guided garden tour is free of charge. Enjoy!
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15 March 2017|
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Response from Belmont-Mansion | Property representative |
We welcome children on tour! Some of the most interesting questions come from our younger guests.
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