Guided Tour Options 

Daily Tours


Ring the doorbell and our historical interpreters will welcome you. Due to coronavirus guests are welcome to visit the house on a self-guided tour. Don't forget to visit our interesting museum shop!


  • No minimum number of guests

  • Advance tickets recommended 

  • $16 per adult

Curator's Tour 


Join our curator for an in-depth tour of Belmont Mansion. Learn more about the many original objects in our collection, the home's unique architecture, and the compelling story of all the people who lived and worked here. The tour last approximately an hour and a half.


Old Town Trolley Tours


Climb onboard the Old Town Trolley of Nashville and enjoy a fully narrated, fun-filled tour of Nashville! With 15 stops you can disembark along the way and enjoy not only Belmont Mansion, but also Broadway, Music Row, Centennial Park, Bicentennial Mall, Ryman Auditorium, Farmer's Market, Marathon Motorworks and more!


Trolley tickets are available for purchase here:

A Lasting Impression Tour


This tour captures the story of Tamera Alexander’s novel A Lasting Impression. Guests are guided through the rooms with special attention to scenes and conversations that took place in the novel. A perfect tour for anyone who has read the first book in the Belmont Mansion series.

  • $27 per person

  • Available Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays only, reservations at least two days in advance required

  • Please contact Curator Jerry Trescott, 615-46-5459 

Art Tour


Adelicia Acklen was an avid art collector and together with her husband, Jospeh, she amassed Nashville's first major art collection. She was generous in loaning her artwork to various exhibitions, including the 1880 Nashville Centennial and the 1884 New Orleans World Fair. This tour focuses specifically on Adelicia's impressive art collection. 


  • Reservations required

  • $27 per person

Gardens and Grounds Tour


Join historic gardening experts for a guided tour of the vibrant gardens and extensive collection of cast iron statuary and gazebos surrounding Belmont Mansion. While meandering through the gardens from Belmont Mansion’s front steps to the iconic bell tower, guests will learn about the history of Belmont’s garden and grounds.


  • Reservations required

  • $20 per person

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Battle of Nashville Ticket


An ideal option for those who are interested in visiting sites that played a key role during the Battle of Nashville in the Civil War. With this one ticket, you receive admission to Belmont Mansion, Belle Meade Plantation and Traveller’s Rest Plantation. Tickets can be purchased online through Belle Meade's website. Just click on book your tour and select Battle of Nashville.


Group Tours by Reservation Only


We are always happy to see tour groups here at the mansion. You and your group will receive a tour with with your own personal historic interpreter(s). If interested, you can also choose from one of the specialty tours below.


Many food options are available on campus, including the Johnson Center Dining Hall. However, their hours are subject to the University's schedule. If you are interested please let us know so we can assist you with making a reservation. ​

  • Reservations required

  • Groups of 15 or more guests

  • $14 per person

Progressive Dinner or Lunch


Do you want to tour two Historic Homes while you are in Nashville? If so, we want to make it easy for you! This package is one-stop-shopping. In addition to a Belle Meade Plantation tour, you may also tour Belmont Mansion. The complete progressive program has you beginning your tour at Belle Meade Plantation for your main meal, enjoying a wine tasting in our Winery and finally ending your tour at Belmont Mansion with dessert.


We have the ability to customize this package to fit your needs, your budget, and your time. The price varies according to options chosen, however, this tour requires a minimum of 20 guests.


For reservations, please call the Group Sales Department at Belle Meade Plantation at 615-356-0501 ext. 135. You may also e-mail them at

For questions regarding our Specialty Tours or to make a reservation please contact

Danielle Ullrich at


Visit to review our Event, Wedding and Elopement options. 

All previews and meetings regarding weddings or other rental events are available by appointment only. To schedule an appointment or inquire

about an event,  please contact the Director of Weddings & Rentals after reviewing the website. 


Belmont Blvd & Acklen Avenue 

Nashville, TN 37212


1900 Belmont Blvd

Nashville, TN 37212


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Photos by Ed Houk