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Nashville’s Belmont Mansion: a history lesson!

The moving spirit behind the Belmont Mansion is Adelicia Hayes Franklin Cheatham. She was born on March 15th of 1817 into a prominent Nashville family. Adelicia married her first husband, Isaac Franklin, who was a wealthy business man and a … Continue reading

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The Hermitage in Nashville: a history lesson!

Seasonal Hours: Day before Thanksgiving hours (9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) Christmas Eve Hours (9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) Open every day of the year except Thanksgiving and Christmas October 16th – March 14th (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) March … Continue reading

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First Saturday Art Crawl in Nashville!

If you are a lover of art, make sure you mark your calendar for the first Saturday of every month, when art galleries throughout downtown Nashville host receptions and art openings. Over a thousand people attend this extremely popular event … Continue reading

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Things to know about the Tennessee State Museum in Nashville!

Hours: Tennessee State Museum:  Tuesday – Saturday (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) Sunday (1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.) Closed: Mondays, New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day  The Military Museum: Tuesday – Saturday (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) Closed: Sundays, … Continue reading

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Nashville’s Belle Meade Plantation: a history lesson!

“Belle Meade” translates to mean beautiful meadow in old English and French. Founded in 1807 by John Harding, the property began with just a single log cabin and 250 acres. The estate quickly grew to become a 5,400 acre thoroughbred horse … Continue reading

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A little bit about the Johnny Cash Museum in Nashville!

Hours: Open 7 days a week 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reduced hours/closed on certain Holidays Please call to confirm your visit Admissions: General admission: $18.95 AAA: $17.95 Military: $17.95 Seniors: $17.95 Youth (6 – 15; with adult admission): $14.95 … Continue reading

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Downtown Nashville’s Otaku Ramen! (iMovie)

For dinner tonight, my boyfriend and I went to a little place in downtown Nashville called Otaku Ramen. Be sure to check out my video!

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The statue of Athena: the most widely known attraction of Nashville’s Parthenon!

In the 1920s, the Parthenon was rebuilt in Nashville‘s Centennial Park as a full-scale replica of the ancient Grecian Parthenon with one very large exception. The enormous statue of the Greek goddess Athena was left out of the replica. In … Continue reading

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A little bit about the Parthenon in Nashville’s Centennial Park!

The Parthenon is located in the center of Nashville‘s famous Centennial Park. The building is an exact replica of the original Parthenon, now in shambles, that once stood proudly in Athens, Greece. Within the Parthenon stands the famous 42-foot statue … Continue reading

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Nashville’s Famous Broadway! (Photos/Slide)

If you’ve ever heard anything about Broadway in Downtown Nashville, you will know that it’s an absolutely amazing place. The sounds of talking and laughter mix with live country music to fill the air, making Broadway enjoyable and fun. This part … Continue reading

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