Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery

Top 1% of attractions in Nashville
8 / 10

9 expert reviews

“The 1853 mansion is open to visitors, as are various interesting outbuildings, including a model slave cabin, and wine tasting.”

– Lonely Planet

Concierge Concierge
"Horses were the name of the game at this former thoroughbred nursery... today, even though there are no horses to be found, the plantation is a popular draw for history buffs."
The 45-minute tour of the main house, led by guides in 19th-century garb, is a must
Frommer's Frommer's
"The Greek Revival mansion is the centerpiece of the affluent Belle Meade region of Nashville and is surrounded by 30 acres of manicured lawns and shade trees." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"Known as the "queen of the Tennessee plantations," this stunning Greek Revival house is marked by the Civil War bullet holes that riddle its columns." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"The mansion also has a winery on site and hosts tastings daily." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
1 Star
"Most antebellum plantation homes display portraits of family members in gilded frames, but at Belle Meade... the portraits are of Thoroughbred racehorses." Full review
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