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Belmont Mansion

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Address: 1700 Acklen Ave, Nashville, TN 37212-3810
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+1 615-460-5459
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10:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Belmont Mansion is the largest house museum in Tennessee and one of a few...

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.

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Fantastic place to learn history

This was a wonderful tour to take. Thoroughly loved the history about the mansion and the family that lived there.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a wonderful tour to take. Thoroughly loved the history about the mansion and the family that lived there.

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South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A little tough to find & parking can be sparse, but it was really interesting. I didn't know who the woman was or any real history about her, but the house was gorgeous. The tour went a tad fast & you couldn't go back to take pictures, but I love historical homes & this one was great!

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Smyrna, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been wanting to visit the Belmont Mansion for years. Just retired a few years ago. More free time. I decided to come on after reading a newspaper article about Adalicia's birthday and more about the history of the mansion. Just so happens we both share the same Birthday. I went and was I so ever glad I did. Very interesting... More 

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Brookfield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I enjoyed the tour, the guides seem to be very informed about the history of the house but a very important part of the house was not completed for tour and that would be the kitchen. It is such an important part of how life was back then I was very surprised this part of the home was not restored!... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hi...I have the same birthday as Adelicia Acklen and Andrew Jackson (March 15), so we usually rotate each year by visiting Belmont one year and the Hermitage the next, and this year, as President Trump's visit caused the Hermitage to be closed (and since we went there last year anyway), we came to Adelicia's birthday celebration. We have been to... More 

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Burke, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was amazed by the authenticity of the mansion, the knowledge of the guide, and the friendliness of the staff. I learned a lot that afternoon.

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Gainesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed the tour of Belmont Mansion! It made me feel like I was visiting friends when I had to ring the doorbell--nice touch. The docent was very knowledgeable and kept her information very interesting and informative. Will definitely suggest a visit to my friends!

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Hopedale, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our tour guide showed passion and was very knowledgeable . He transported us back in time. They were doing some renovations at the time of our visit. They were able to walk us around and make it work. I wish that the stairs to the look out on the roof were able to be used. Would have liked to see... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We happened to arrive on Adelicia Acklen's 200th Birthday and to our great surprise, admission was free with a piece of cake and cup of tea after the tour! Wonderful!! Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and answered all questions . The mansion is beautiful with glory and sadness all through it. I would recommend if you are in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This college is so beautiful. The mansion is kept in pristine condition and the tour is very informative. The property is kept just as it was in the days of being an actual residence. I loved seeing each room.

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