Tour Options 

General Admission

 

Ring the doorbell and our historical interpreters will welcome you. Admission to the house includes an introduction, stationed guides to answer questions, and the ability to tour the house at your own pace. Don't forget to visit our interesting museum shop!

 

  • No minimum number of guests

  • Advance tickets recommended; may also be purchased at the door

  • Tickets are good all day up until 3:30 pm

  • $16 for adults

Mansion Tour

 

Enjoy a tour of Belmont Mansion led by one of our knowledgeable guides. Along the way you will hear the compelling story of all the people who lived and worked here. The tour lasts about an hour.

  • By Advance Reservation Only 

  • View tour time options and availability through purchasing link

  • $20 for adults; $10 for children up to age 18

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.

  • By Reservation Only - 24 hrs. in advance

  • Offered Monday - Friday

  • $30 per person 

  • Questions? Contact our Curator Jerry Trescott, 615-460-5459 jerry.trescott@belmont.edu 

Old Town Trolley Tours

 

Climb onboard the Old Town Trolley of Nashville and enjoy a fully narrated, fun-filled tour of Nashville! You'll journey past multiple Nashville landmarks: Belmont Mansion and Broadway, Music Row, Centennial Park, Bicentennial Mall, Ryman Auditorium, Farmer's Market, Marathon Motorworks and more! 

 

Trolley tickets are available for purchase here:

Take Us from this World:
Death, Dying and Mourning at
Belmont Mansion

Death cast a constant shadow over life in the 19th century. Consequently, Victorians developed elaborate mourning rituals to help them survive the grief. In this specialty tour at Belmont Mansion, you will learn about these customs and how Adelicia Acklen may have used them to endure the deaths of two husbands and six of her children.

 

  • Offered at 2:00 pm October 18th – October 31st except for Tuesdays.

  • Also available at 5:30 pm on October 18th and 25th.

  • Tickets available by advance reservation.

  • $25/adults; $10/children up to age 18.

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.

  • $30 per person

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

  • Please contact Curator Jerry Trescott, 615-46-5459 jerry.trescott@belmont.edu 

Gardens and Grounds Tour

 

Take 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

  • $30 per person

  • To book  call 615-460-5459

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

  • $30 per person

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Battle of Nashville Ticket

 

An ideal option for those who are interested in Nashville's Civil War history.  With this one ticket, you receive admission to Belmont Mansion, Belle Meade Plantation and Traveller’s Rest Plantation. Tickets are booked through our partnership with Belle Meade Plantation. You will be redirected to their website.

  • $48 per person

  • Tickets available online only 

Group Tours 

 

We are always happy to see tour groups here at the mansion. Currently group sizes are limited and entries are staggered due to comply with city COVID-19 restrictions. If you are interested in scheduling a tour, please call the office and we will coordinate with you to create a beautiful and safe experience for your group. 

  • Advance Reservations required

  • Groups of 15 or more guests

  • $15 per person

  • Call 615-460-5459 to schedule

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

Danielle Ullrich at mansioneducation@belmont.edu