Belle Meade Plantation Tours
At the Belle Meade Plantation, step back into the Old South and get a feel for what it might have been like to live on a plantation in the 1800s. Located just west of Nashville, Tennessee, the historic plantation mansion’s grounds now function as a museum. A visit to the plantation tells the story of the Old South from the slavery era to the Civil War.
Address: 5025 Harding Pike, Nashville 37205, USA
Hours: Tours offered daily from 9am - 5pm
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5 Tours and Activities to Experience Belle Meade Plantation
Save time waiting in line by pre-booking your tour for Belle Meade Plantation, the historic Nashville estate that dates to the mid-1800s. A guide will show you around the Greek-Revival mansion during your guided tour, then leaves you free to explore the grounds on your own. Great for history buffs, with the added bonus of a complimentary wine tasting at the onsite Belle Meade winery.
Delve into wine, food, and history at the Belle Meade Winery. The winery’s historic setting—the more than 200-year-old Belle Meade Plantation—makes it a must-visit for history buffs and wine lovers. Visitors can indulge in wine tastings—including traditional Muscadine and Blackberry wines—carefully paired with gourmet chocolate, cheese, and cured meats.
Explore the Belle Meade Plantation on this guided historic tour. Learn about the lives and stories of the African Americans who were enslaved, and later employed, at Belle Meade. The tour aims to honor the legacy and sacrifices of the men and women who were held in legal bondage on this property from 1807 until emancipation in 1865.
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Explore Nashville at your own pace with a convenient sightseeing package that grants you free admission to a range of the city’s top attractions—from the Country Music Hall of Fame to the Lotz House. Your package of three, four, five, six or seven attractions is valid for 30–days, and includes a booklet with recommendations and discounts unavailable to most visitors and locals.
Visit two of Nashville's top Mansions & Gardens on this half-day tour to Belle Meade Plantation and Cheekwood Estates & Gardens. These historic mansions and gardens were built by some of Nashville’s most prominent families and served as the economic and cultural centers of Nashville in their day. Today, they preserve and celebrate unique eras in Nashville history.
Taking safety measures
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What are Belle Meade Plantation hours of operation?
Belle Meade Plantation hours of operation: Tours offered daily from 9am - 5pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
Should I book Belle Meade Plantation tickets in advance?
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Belle Meade Plantation can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 5 Belle Meade Plantation tickets and tours on Viator.
How much does it cost to visit Belle Meade Plantation 2020?
Currently, an entrance ticket to Belle Meade Plantation costs USD 24.00. Guided Belle Meade Plantation tours start around USD 24.00 per person. See all 5 Belle Meade Plantation tickets and tours on Viator.
What's the best way to experience Belle Meade Plantation?
The best ways to experience Belle Meade Plantation are:
- Belle Meade Plantation Guided Mansion Tour with Complimentary Wine Tasting
- Belle Meade Plantation Food & Wine Pairing
- Belle Meade Plantation "Journey to Jubilee" Guided Tour
- The Nashville Sightseeing Day Pass: Save BIG on 20+ Attractions in Music City!
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