I wasn't expecting to like this as much as I did. The home is beautiful and you can almost imagine what it was like when Adelicia was there! Cliff was awesome he brought the tour to life! My kids are 13 and 10 and they were talking about it to family when we got home!
This wonderful home and the story of the lady of the house are more than worth a separate trip to see. Additionally, it isn't far to see Belle Meade along the way. Great original furnishings to see and wonderful history to hear. The parking is dicey since it is on a University campus, so make sure you get a pass... 更多
The history of this place is interesting. The college campus is beautiful. The guest parking lot for the mansion is very small. Be aware that you need to go get a guest parking permit from the Belmont Mansion staff first thing on arrival. This is on a university campus and parking is very limited so cars require permits. Here are... 更多
We were able to stop by the Belmont Mansion which is where Belmont University campus is as well. The seasons were turning and the green areas were pretty and you could see spring!
The best thing about this tour was hearing about the life of Adelicia Acklen, the owner and mistress of this place. Seriously, her life sounds like a TV miniseries script. I am surprised that she isn't yet a feminist heroine, in the best sense of the word. Anyway, I went on the tour 'cause my wife loves touring these old... 更多
This is an interesting tour if you are looking for something historical on a cold or rainy day. There is parking steps away that is free to visitors and a AAA discount on the tour. The history is curious and there is a Civil War connection. It isn't far from the downtown and pairs well with a visit to the... 更多
For those who love history, strong women, and beautiful historic mansion this is the tourist destination for you. Our tour guide was wonderful and enthusiastic. We learned a lot about the family who lived there and the house was absolutely gorgeous. Parking is free in the lot across the street and the tickets are completely reasonable. You also receive a... 更多