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Make your way to The Hermitage, roughly a 30 minute drive from downtown Nashville. Walk through the rooms of Andrew Jackson’s mansion, complete with hundreds of his original possessions, as costumed guides provide commentary and usher you through his home.

Then, take a self-guided audio tour of the gardens, grounds, and other historic buildings, moving at your own pace through the property. Audio tours created especially for children are available upon request.

Finally, take a self-guided tour of the 1,000 acres of farmland that used to be The Hermitage Plantation. At the end of your visit, make your way back to downtown Nashville or other nearby attractions.
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Andrew Jackson's Hermitage
Discover the personal life of one of the United States’ most famous presidents on a tour of Andrew Jackson’s historic estate, The Hermitage. Tour the mansion and grounds at your own pace on this family-friendly excursion from downtown Nashville; guarantee admission to this popular site by booking ahead.
  • Self-paced tour of Andrew Jackson’s historic home, The Hermitage
  • Guarantee admission to one of Nashville’s most popular attractions by booking ahead
  • Walk through the mansion on an interpretive tour complete with costumed ushers
  • Take an audio tour of the gardens and a self-guided tour of the farmland
  • Family friendly tour includes special audio tour for children upon request
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Reviewed 2 days ago
A history lesson from Andrew Jackson's Hermitage home

Tickets are reasonable and the tour center is well done, highlighting Jackson's life with a short film, and venues showing his life's accomplishments. After departing the tour center, take a short walk to his mansion for the guided tour. The gardens are gorgeous and well...More

1  Thank Linja8
Reviewed 21 June 2018
Beautiful property and amazing history

Worth a visit, not expensive and great military discount. Amazed that most of the furniture inside actually belonged to Andrew Jackson. The interior is very nice and the guides are very knowledgeable. The gardens and grave sites beautiful. Very educational

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 18 June 2018
Great experience

Very good tour. You could go in all the rooms and the guides had interesting stories to tell about people that lived there.

Thank Wimberly2013-14
Reviewed 12 June 2018
Step back in time

Incredible tour!!!! I felt like I had stepped back into history. Take the horse and buggy tour - they allow you to actually step into the many houses on the property that tell the history of the President and his home life, business dealings, and...More

1  Thank Katie K
Reviewed 31 May 2018
Great History

This was a great place to visit. Lots of history to see and very informative. I would recommend this for anyone.

Thank dmncane1
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