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Fontanel Mansion

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Address: 4225 Whites Creek Pike, Nashville, TN 37189-9124
Phone Number: +1 615-724-1600
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Fontanel Mansion is a 27,000 square foot log home formerly owned by Country...

Fontanel Mansion is a 27,000 square foot log home formerly owned by Country Music Hall of Fame(R) member Barbara Mandrell, and is Nashville's only country music mansion tour giving visitors a sneak peek into the lives of country music greats. The home, situated on the 136 acre property, is nestled in the rolling hills of the Whites Creek Valley. With The Inn at Fontanel, the Woods Amphitheater, Pritchard's Distillery the Pepsi Studio Gallery, Cafe Fontanella, Music City Ziplines by Adventure Works, The Trails and Metro Parks Greenway, it is easy to see why Fontanel is becoming one of Nashville's premier destinations. We offer a family and dog friendly atmosphere located just minutes from downtown Nashville in Whites Creek.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

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If you like open houses , or want to see the largest log home in the world go see this house. Barbara Mandrel and her husband built a surprising home. The tour guide we had (nick... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Miami, Oklahoma
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139 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you like open houses , or want to see the largest log home in the world go see this house. Barbara Mandrel and her husband built a surprising home. The tour guide we had (nick named Mohawk ) was great. He made it fun and he is a very polite young man. This was a interesting tour for anyone... More 

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

We really appreciate your review. Thank you for taking the time to come out and visit us. We are so happy you enjoyed yourself. More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our tour guide Steve was fantastic. There were only 4 of us on the tour, very informative and interactively. Steve sang us a song while we were allowed to sit on the sofa and listen to him play. Great times!!

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

It's so wonderful that you had a great time at Fontanel. Thanks for the awesome review! More 

San Rafael, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The tour was simply dull. There was one highlight which was when the tour guide sang two of his original songs - but you can see that in town.

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I am so sorry you thought the tour was dull. At least you enjoyed your tour guide. Thanks for the review. More 

Saint Charles, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the fontanel tour. Highlight was that Jaime, Barbara Mandrel's daughter was our guide. She told us all about the family and living there. Really great place. Good winery too. I bought 3 bottles. High light of our trip

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

You honor us by saying your tour was the highlight of your trip. Thank you so much for letting others know about your experience. More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide was Steven. He was very informative, knowledgeable and funny. Not only does he know all about Fontanel, he seems to be well connected in the music industry. You can't go wrong with this tour. It's only $24 and you get to see Barbara Mandrell's house that she lived in for many years.

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

We really appreciate your awesome review! I means so much to know that you had a great time with Steven. Thank you for your 5 star review. More 

Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have done several mansions in the Nashville area on our various trips there. Fontanel is one of the more interesting (especially since it was built not that long ago, so it does not have that many years of history). Our guide Stephen was top-notch. Like so many young people in Nashville, he is hoping to make it big in... More 

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

Thank you for your compliments. We appreciate your business and wonderful review. More 

Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This former mansion, of Barbara Mandrell's is very impressive. Located just northeast of Nashville (in city limits I believe), it was easy to get to. Parking is on location and you will be shuttled to the home. Tickets must be reserved in advance, as they often sell out or have events happening. I had no idea that a huge log... More 

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We are so pleased you had a great time and appreciate you letting others know about your experience. Hope to see ya again sometime! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Steve was our guide, he did a great job of showing us around the home. The tour is very interactive so you can look at and touch items in the home: Hold guitars of famous singers, see Barbara's dressing room, ectopic. Well worth the trip out of downtown to see this fantastic property. Afterwards we ate at Cafe Fontainebleau and... More 

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

Wow! Thanks for the awesome review! It is so great to hear that you had an amazing time while visiting us. Thanks for letting others know about your experience. More 

Miami
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The biggest log cabin. Everything is big...dressing room, master bath, family room, pool room, etc. A must see. Get Groupon Discount.

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

We thank you for your 5 star review and appreciate you letting others know about your experience at Fontanel. We hope you are able to come back again. More 

Abilene, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 25 senior adults loved our tour of Fontanel with our guide, Ben. We highly recommend the attraction to anyone who remembers Barbara Mandrell and her music.

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Fontanel_Attractions, Manager at Fontanel Mansion, responded to this review

We love groups at Fontanel. I am so, so happy that y'all had a great time. It means so much that you are letting others know about Fontanel. More 

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