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Fontanel Mansion

4225 Whites Creek Pike, Nashville, TN 37189-9124
+1 615-724-1600
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Fontanel Mansion is a 27,000 square foot log home formerly owned by Country Music Hall of Fame member Barbara Mandrell, and is Nashville's only country music mansion tour giving visitors a sneak peek into the lives of country music greats. The home, situated on the 200 plus acre property, is nestled in the rolling hills of the Whites Creek Valley. With The Inn at Fontanel, the Woods Amphitheater, Pritchard's Distillery, Natchez Hills Winery, Cafe Fontanella, Music City Ziplines by Adventure Works, The Trails and Metro Parks Greenway, it is easy to see why Fontanel is one of Nashville's premier destinations. We offer a family and dog friendly atmosphere located just minutes from downtown Nashville in Whites Creek. Open 7 days a week...Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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4225 Whites Creek Pike, Nashville, TN 37189-9124
+1 615-724-1600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fontanel is the former mansion of country singer Barbara Mandrell. It still has much of her décor and personal belongings inside. Even if you are not familiar with Barbara, the mansion is worth touring if you are a fan of country music. The mansion is...More

Thank amyrn8
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our tour group visited the Fontanel Mansion. It had a very masculine feel to it (two men currently own the mansion).It looks like a great place to entertain but it did not have a "homey" feeling at all. We had a delicious luncheon at the...More

Thank Teacher2016july
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Every aspect of this experience was terrific from the person who answered the phone to the person who greeted us. Our tour guide was Steven Whitson who called each one of us by name at the end of the tour. We had a shuttle bus...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fontanel is the former home of Country Music legend Barbara Mandrell and her family. The residence is a magnificent 33,000 square foot log home. The home, and the adjoining inn, winery and distillery are remotely oriented outside of Greater Nashville, but you won't regret the...More

Thank Chuck L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the home was undergoing some repairs, it's still a very interesting home to tour. The tour guide was energetic, friendly and entertaining throughout the experience. He even performed a song he had written. Offered to purchase items at the end of the tour but...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Moved to the area a couple years ago and this was one of the things I hadn't gone to yet. I was skeptical based on some reviews & comments from others. SO glad I went! Do whatever you can to get a discount on your...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful house, really cool. Steven was our guide - first class. Lots of memorbelia from Big and Rich, BB King, Alabama. The tour was just over an hour, went quick. Worth the $24/pp. I am NOT a country music fan, however, this was worthwhile to...More

Thank msadler99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth the visit for the history and of course the stories and artifacts of the country artists on display. Our guide was brilliant and even sung to us.

1  Thank TheBobaFett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good brunch... Not the best ever... food was looking a bit tired as we were at the 3pm seating which was disappointing. I tripped down the narrow stairs so when i went to use the elevator... it was broken. Desert choices were very limited......More

Thank sstiehm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour is about an hour and 15 mins and takes you inside the former house of country singer Barbara Mandrell. It is now owned by two Country Music managers. It is located about 15 mins away from downtown Nashville. Uber ride was about $15....More

Thank Yougotmeatvacation
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Response from Linda0813 | Reviewed this property |
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Is it easy to find the parking lot at fontanel
9 May 2017|
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Response from KimmieJNorwood | Reviewed this property |
Yes, parking is easy. GPS led us right where we needed to be to sign up for the tour.