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Belle Meade Plantation

5025 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205-2810
+1 615-356-0501
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US$ 69.00*
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Historic Tennessee - Southern Plantations and Presidents
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Belle Meade Plantation Mansion Tour
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Belle Meade Plantation is a non-profit historic site located in Nashville, TN. Established in 1807, Belle Meade was revered as the greatest thoroughbred stud farm in the United States. It was home to Iroquois,the first American bred horse to win the Epsom Derby and the great foundation sire,Bonnie Scotland,whose descendants include Secretariat, Seattle Slew, Native Dancer, Big Brown and California Chrome. Belle Meade was owned and operated by the Harding-Jackson family for nearly a century from 1807 until 1906. Today their home is restored to its turn of the century appearance along with several original outbuildings.
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5025 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205-2810
+1 615-356-0501
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Reviewed yesterday

Was a spur of the moment plan that was the best tour ever. Great staff interaction with the group and a wealth of knowledge about the Plantation as well as the significance of it in history. Would do it again.

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Reviewed yesterday

They did a wonderful job hosting a viewing party for the solar eclipse. We did the home tour/wine tasting first, wonderful. The guides gave pertinent information without being overwhelming. We ended up buying a bottle of wine and got a nice table in the shade..with...More

Thank susan s
Reviewed yesterday

Very engaged historical guide in the house. Nice wine and cheese shop. We bought a couple bottles from our sampling along with some cheese and ham and at is at the outdoor tables. Played some cornhole, etc. Though they were closing/were closed, no one rushed...More

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Thank wibburgooger
Reviewed yesterday

This was such a fun trip for my brothers and I. We got to learn so much and see such a beautiful property. I would recommend this to anyone. There is also wine tasting available with your tour, so great!

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Thank Cbrysmith23
Reviewed yesterday

This type of activity was probably just not for me - we mainly went since my mother-in-law loves history and all things southern. We took the tour of the main house and it was quite good. The tour guide was a local history teacher and...More

Thank R H
Reviewed yesterday

We recently did the Belle Meade Wine Tasting & Food Pairing and loved it! The sommelier was extremely knowledgeable, approachable, and personable. The wines were delicious and the food was fantastic too! (Note: it's not enough for a meal so plan to eat before or...More

Thank Ctaponte
Reviewed yesterday

We did the mansion tour. The guide was very informative and she was happy to answer our questions. The mansion was beautifully maintained and had many of the original pieces. To top it off anyone over 21 receives a wine tasting yum. Afterwards we walked...More

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Thank M5396UWjulien
Reviewed 2 days ago

Guides informative, a lot of great history, amazing that there was such craftsman back in that time period and still be in such great shape

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Thank dhoard51
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a wonderful find! We did the mansion tour and must say that Sean was an amazing kids. His passion for the property and respectable demeanor about the era was contagious! When visiting the wine tasting (included in admission) be sure to bring home...More

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Thank odonnl30
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited Belle Mead with 10 friends for a bachelorette party. We scheduled a private tasting and the experience far exceeded my expectations. I've done wine tastings before, but this was unique. Our guide, Mike, made our time at the plantation even better. And the...More

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23 August 2017|
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Response from theruthlessone | Reviewed this property |
I did not partake in that activity, but saw an older couple doing it and it was painful to watch. 1. Grounds are uneven native terrain, and 2. The distance between structures is minimal so it would have been easier to just... More
23 July 2017|
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Response from Sybil Y | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe that the house was air-conditioned (at least not all of it)-- but it was comfortable during the tour as they do have some type of ventilation that seemed to keep it at a reasonable temperature even when it... More
20 July 2017|
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Response from mary S | Reviewed this property |
We used Uber and Lyft while is Nashville. Some drivers worked for both companies and they told us that Lyft vets their drivers more and also their cars. I don't plan to use Uber again. I think either would take you anywhere... More