Nashville Parthenon

Top 2% of attractions in Nashville
7 / 10

9 expert reviews

“The full-size reproduction of the Athens Parthenon is the world’s only exact replica.”

– Frommer's

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"The full-scale plaster copy of the 438-BC original now houses an art museum." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
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"After the Civil War, the city emerged... touting itself as the "Athens of the South"." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"Music City’s replica of the Greek temple was built to scale—it’s the exact same size, right down to the 42 foot-tall statue of Athena. " Full review
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"A little Greece goes a long way in Nashville, which has bragging rights to the only full-scale replica of the Parthenon in the U.S. " Full review
U.S. News & World Report U.S. News & World Report
"A full-scale replica of the one found in Athens...recent visitors praised the well-kept grounds, peaceful atmosphere and magnificent building, recommending an evening visit to see it illuminated. " Full review
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