Your Nashville Guide

Nashville—also known as Music City and voted #1 best places in 2017 by FrommersTravel & Leisure and Forbes magazines—is an oasis of the nation’s best music scene, world-class performing arts, enticing food havens and a vibrant history. Come explore with us!

Make the Most of Nashville

Some Music City activities we can't wait to dive into.

Nashville Must-Sees

Walkin' Nashville

Grammy-nominated music journalist and long time Nashville resident Bill DeMain shows tourists the ins and outs of the city. With his wealth of knowledge and gift for storytelling, it’s no wonder he’s been ranked as one of the best walking tours on Trip Advisor.

Ernest Tubb Record Shop

Ernest Tubb Record shop has been filling Nashville’s country music needs for over 69 years. Have fun perusing over hard-to-come-by bluegrass, gospel and country vinyls/LP’s, CDs, DVDs and songbooks for a great souvenir.

417 Broadway

Country Music Hall of Fame

Located in the front of Music Row, the museum (charted by the state of Tennessee in the early 60s) strives to collect and preserve the ever evolving history of country music. The Hall of Fame boasts one of the largest repositories of country music artifacts and show off the works of arts through amazing exhibits, publications and educational programs throughout the year.

222 5th Avenue South, South Nashville

Hatch Show Print

Just within the Country Music Hall of Fame is the infamous Hatch Show Print. A working letterpress print shop since 1879, the shop uses its collection to educate diverse audiences and to create iconic designs that express and commemorate America’s evolving cultural identity.

224 5th Avenue South

Adventure Science Center

Have a few kids along for the ride? Actually just a kid at heart yourself? The Adventure Science Center is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to broadening the mind to the many wonders of science and technology. The Center features of 175 exhibits ranging in the fields of biology, physics, visual perception, listening, mind, air and space, energy and earth science.

800 Fort Negley Boulevard

George Jones Museum

Experience Nashville history and see George Jones memorabilia up close and personal. Watch performances, listen to music, and see pieces of the country legend’s incredible history.

128 2nd Avenue North

Johnny Cash Museum

Officially authorized by the Estate of Johnny Cash, the museum features the largest and most comprehensive collection of Johnny Cash artifacts and memorabilia in the world.

119 3rd Avenue South

Nash Trash Tour Bus

This is not your average bus tour. The pink bus is a more like a “comedy act on wheels” and takes you through a hilarious and music laden tour of Music Row. You’ll spend time cruising along legendary block and hear backstage tidbits about the legendary stars who are signed to many of the recording companies there.

900 Rosa L Parks Blvd

Nashville Entertainment

Bluebird Cafe

See a pro songwriter woodshedding new tunes or meet a producer who changes your life (just ask Taylor Swift).

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4104 Hillsboro Pike

The Station Inn

If you’re looking for the old Nashville clubs, look no further than the Station Inn, a live Bluegrass club with a whole lotta soul.

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402 12th Avenue South

Roberts Western World

Dubbed the original honky tonk, this club is known for their good tunes and fried bologna sandwiches.

Tootsies Orchid Lounge

Named the #1 Honky Tonk in the World and has attracted superstars from Loretta Lynn to Willie Nelson.

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429 Broadway

The Ryman

Known as the original Grand Ole Opery House, the exact spot where bluegrass was born and where Johnny met June.

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116 5th Avenue North

Zanies Comedy Club

Looking for a laugh? Zanie’s offers acts like Chris Rock, Bob Saget and Kathleen Madigan.

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8th Avenue South

Skulls Rainbow Room

This famous checkerboard stage has hosted such names as Etta James, Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Paul McCartney and Elvis Presley, to name a few.

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222 Printers Alley

Grand Ole Opry

Called the “home of American music” and “country’s most famous stage”, the Opry is an American icon dedicated to showcasing the best of country, folk, bluegrass, and gospel.

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Opryland Drive

Third Coast Comedy

A local comedian hang out spot dedicated to producing all forms of comedy, serving up sketch, improv, stand-up, comedic plays and more.

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1310 Clinton Street

Nashville Noshing & Nightlife

Sweet 16 Bakery

$ | Bakery, Cafe

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311 North 16th Street, East Nashville

Five Points Pizza

$ | Italian, Pizza

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1012 Woodland Street

Boltons Spicy

$ | Chicken & Fish, Soul Food

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624 Main Street

Arnolds Kitchen

$ | Southern, Comfort Food

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608 8th Avenue South

Crema Coffee House

$ | Coffee & Tea

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15 Hermitage Avenue

Hattie Bs Hot Chicken

$$ | Southern

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112 19th Avenue South

The Wild Cow

$$ | Vegan

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1896 Eastland Avenue

City House

$$ | Italian, Southern

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1222 4th Avenue North

Bastion

$$ | American, Cocktails

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434 Houston Street

Monells

$$ | Southern, Soul Food

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1235 6th Ave North

Peg Leg Porker

$$ | Barbeque

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903 Gleaves Street

Husk

$$$ | Southern, Cocktails

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37 Rutledge Street

Etch

$$$ | American

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303 Demonbreun Street

Margot Cafe & Bar

$$$ | French, Italian

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1017 Woodland Street

The Catbird Seat

$$$ | American

Rolf & Daughters

$$$ | American, Mediterranean

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700 Taylor Street

Midtown Cafe

$$ | American, Breakfast & Brunch

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102 19th Avenue South

Pinewood Social

$$ | Social club, Lounge

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33 Peabody St

The Family Wash

$$ | Bars, American

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626 A Main St

12 South Taproom

$$ | Pubs, American

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2318 12th Avenue South

Acme Feed & Seed

$$ | Bars, American

Bar Sovereign

$$ | Cocktail Bar

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514 5th Avenue South

Sinema

$$$ | Cocktail bar, American

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2600 8th Ave South, Suite 102

Nashville Shopping

Music City Shop

Fond Object

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1313 McGavock Pike