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Belmont Mansion

1700 Acklen Ave, Nashville, TN 37212-3810
+1 615-460-5459
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Belmont Mansion

Belmont Mansion is a beautiful well maintained historical home in Nashville. The gardens are worth... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
cjgoschy
Enjoyed our tour very much

Everyone enjoyed our tour very much. One of the favorite things we did while in Nashville. Very... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Patricia G
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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 AM - 4:00 PM
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 2 days ago

Belmont Mansion is a beautiful well maintained historical home in Nashville. The gardens are worth seeing as well. The gift shop has a good selection of reasonably priced books and gifts.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Everyone enjoyed our tour very much. One of the favorite things we did while in Nashville. Very interesting to learn about the history of the Mansion and the family.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I took this tour the first week of April when they were still doing construction on the 2nd floor. My tour was 40 minutes with a 10-minute video presentation of the 2nd floor in which my husband and I almost fell asleep watching. The admission...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Belmont Mansion was a super interesting historical place to visit. Adelicia is my new role model! Seth was the tour guide and he was an absolute delight, so knowledgeable and kind.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was fascinating to visit this lovely house and to hear the stories about the colorful owner, once the richest woman in the USA. The docent was well informed and was more than willing to answer any and all questions. Most of the furnishings were...More

1  Thank msrlswan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved what I could see of the mansion. Make sure the stairway is finished. Unfortunately when I went it was early in the season and the stairs were being restored to the original look so we missed out seeing the cupola and other rooms....More

1  Thank enelson6
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A tour of Belmont Mansions was on my list of things to do in Nashville when I moved here two years ago. It was an interesting tour, as the woman who built it and lived in it lived a very interesting life. We visited when...More

Thank Alexis B
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Belmont-Mansion, Manager at Belmont Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We think Adelicia Acklen lived a very interesting life too! Thanks for your review. Perhaps you missed it when you came in, but all of our admission rates are discounted to reflect the restoration going on with our main staircase. Our staircase should reopen by...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is currently some renovation going on, so the tour will end with a video of the upstairs. Our tour guide was extremely well informed and polite. We learned about the owner, her marriages, her children, and her quirkiness. Very interesting and nice example of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to save some time to visit Belmont Mansion while you are in Nashville. Both the interior of this historic home as well as the gardens are stunning. Jan was my tour guide and she was friendly and very knowledgeable.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This mansion is amazing! This mansion is 19,000 square feet with 36 rooms. The mansion is fully furnished with the original pieces. Wallpapers and floor coverings are reproductions of the originals. This mansion looks almost exactly as it would have, if you visited the Acklen...More

Thank Brandy S
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mcollazo288
April 21, 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
April 16, 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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March 15, 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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