5 Historic Plantation Houses and Antebellum Manor Homes to Visit in Nashville

One would be hard-pressed to find a better town to visit for fans of historic plantation homes and museums. Nashville, already a favorite destination for history buffs eager to visit the many museums and battle sites, is also home to a myriad of restored mansions, manors, and antebellum plantation houses. Travellers Rest Plantation and Museum The original home of Memphis designer Judge John Overton (friend of President Andrew Jackson), this restored 1799 Federal style manor is the oldest Nashville mansion open [...]

5 Unusual or Kitschy Free Attractions in Nashville

Nashville Tennessee is home to an extremely large and diverse collection of museums, attractions, events, and historic sites. If you’re not the sort to head straight for crowded tourist attractions or events, check out these unusual alternatives for visitors to Nashville. Some of these activities are even enjoyed by the locals, and all of them are free. Hatch Show Print If you have a fascination with fonts, typesetting, or vintage posters, head to Hatch Show Print, one of the oldest American [...]