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Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store

2613A McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214-1215
+1 615-885-1515
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Worth every minute!

These unassuming museum out by the Grand Old Opry has an incredible amount of collectibles, not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
thaddt
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New Orleans, Louisiana
SEEING WILLIE

This is a little gem off the track but handy for those staying at Music Valley , you must see it, a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
RetroRicky
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Thanks to our loyal customers we have continued growing over the past 36 years and now have the largest shop and museum in Nashville dedicated to not only Willie Nelson, but other pioneers of traditional country music as well. The Willie Nelson and Friends Museum contains one of the world's largest showcase displays featuring hundreds of personal items from Willie and his many friends. You'll see tributes to more than 30 other country music stars including Patsy Cline, Porter Wagoner, Dolly Parton, Faron Young, Mel Tillis, Webb Pierce, Marty Stuart, Connie Smith, Kenny Rogers, Dottie West, Ronnie Milsap, Jeannie Seely and many others. We're also Nashville's largest souvenir and gift shop. We offer "one-stop-shopping" for all of your Nashville and country music related souvenirs. Open 7 days a week 9:00 am until 9:00 pm.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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2613A McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214-1215
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Reviewed 2 days ago

These unassuming museum out by the Grand Old Opry has an incredible amount of collectibles, not only for Willie Nelson, but for several huge country music entertainers, Hank Williams Sr, Lefty Frizzel, Loretta Lynn, Dottie West, David Frizzell, Shelly West, Reba McEntire, Conway Twitty, Waylon...More

Thank thaddt
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a little gem off the track but handy for those staying at Music Valley , you must see it, a good collection of willies stuff and a great shop too, do it with cooters.. good couple of hours

Thank RetroRicky
Reviewed 1 week ago

This the best Museum in town. It is professionally done, as well as all the Museums in Nashville. Spent more time here, then any of the others you did list as things to see. I use trip advise everywhere i go, to get a heads...More

Thank Robert M
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Robert, Thanks very much for visiting our museum. We're really glad you enjoyed and appreciated the collection of country music history we have on display. Unlike the corporately funded museums found downtown we are a true "mom and pop" operation. Our museum is the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW! Lots and lots of memorabilia to see and read about of Willie and his friends throughout their careers together. The museum is worth seeing, but the General Store? Not so much. Pretty much the same run of the mill stuff you can find elsewhere...More

Thank djdesrosiers
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks very much for stopping in and visiting the museum. Glad to hear you really enjoyed it. I have to disagree on your assessment of the General Store as "having the same run of the mill stuff you can find elsewhere for a lot...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a country store (no charge) and the museum (there is a charge). The country store has the best redneck items anywhere and is worth a visit just to laugh at the signs. Where else can you buy a Willie headband with braids? If...More

Thank philandsue2017
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello PhilandSue, Glad you enjoyed your visit so much. We really appreciate you stopping in and spending some time with us. Willie Nelson is obviously known as a great entertainer (which he is) but as you mention, he may be an even better songwriter...glad you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a fan of Willie Nelson, but I have to say this "museum", although interesting to me, was pretty dull to my family. You can only look at so many Nudie Suits, before you give up! Only for die hard fans, or folks stuck...More

Thank Raymond H
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Raymond, Thanks for stopping by and visiting our "museum". I'm glad you enjoyed it even though you family wasn't equally impressed. Obviously they are not fans of traditional country music. It sounds like the abundance of country music memorabilia, personal items and yes, Nudie...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right next door to Cooter Place. SOme great memorabillia in the museum here. Costs about $5 to get into the museum but it's worth it. Displays are well set out and alot of names that you will remember have gear here! Worth a look!More

Thank tincoll
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Tincoll, Thanks for stopping in the store and touring the museum. Glad you liked it. Come back again when in Nashville, we're constantly making changes and updating our exhibits so there's always something new. We also appreciate you taking the time to write your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really neat museum of one of the most famous outlaw artists of his time: Willie Nelson. A nice tribute to a living legend, lots of stories to tell about him. He still performs (we saw him in Phoenix, our first time and he's already in...More

Thank Jacqueline07_69
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Jacqueline, Thanks for stopping in and visiting the museum. Glad you enjoyed it. Please come back and see us again soon and thanks for the nice review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place with lots of memories growing up in the 70's willie nelson is an icon this is a little souviener shop

Thank harleyhoss
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Harleyhoss, Thanks for stopping by and visiting. Glad you enjoyed your trip. Come back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The is a small fee to enter the back stall where the museum is located, and it was filled with more items from Willie's friends than Willie's stuff. Definitely worth checking out if your at Cooter's or staying at the Gaylord Opryland resort. Don't forget...More

Thank chris d
Mark H, Owner at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thanks for coming by. Hopefully you enjoyed the rest of Nashville as well.

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