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Live Downtown Nashville Walking Tour

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  • Group Tour
  • 2 hr

Take a trip through time when riverboat gamblers, fearless pioneers and honky-tonk outlaws ruled the day. When Native American warriors, domineering record producers, visionaries & revolutionaries alike duked it out for control over what would become the one and only Music City. Relive President Andrew Jackson's most famous duel, discover how Chet Atkins saved Country Music from sure disaster, and come along as Johnny Cash makes history on the Grand Ole Opry stage...right before he gets kicked off it. Get ready to be entertained on this 120-minute romp through Nashville's famed Historic District.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Really Entertaining Tours, 501 Broadway corner of 5th & Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203

We start at ground zero of the Nashville Honky Tonk Universe!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Ryman Auditorium, 116 Fifth Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219-2309

The very reason we are called Music City. Welcome to the Mother Church of Country Music.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Tootsies Orchid Lounge, 422 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3931

The World's Most Famous Honky-tonk!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Ernest Tubb Record Shop, 417 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3963

The indubitable stepping stone to getting on the Opry. Ever see "Coal Miner's Daughter?" Now you'll see where it was filmed.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: The Johnny Cash Museum, 119 3rd Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201-2032

The one and only Man in Black.

Pass By: Goo Goo Shop, 116 3rd Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201-2002

Peanuts, Carmel, Chocolate, and the first combination candy bar ever sold in the United States.

Stop At: The George Jones, 128 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1902

Possum, No Show, whatever you call him...he was a legend.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Fort Nashborough, 1st Avenue North, Nashville, TN

For 8,000 years the Cherokee lived undisturbed until... See one of the first Anglo settlements west of the Appalachians.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Printer's Alley, Between 3rd Ave N & 4th Ave N An alley from Union St to Commerce St, Nashville, TN 37201

World Famous Printer's Alley. Haunt, hangout, and den of depravity, Printers Alley hosted from Hendrix to Cash, from McGraw to McCartney - the world famous made this alley world famous.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Skull's Rainbow Room, 222 Printers Aly, Nashville, TN 37201-1403

Andy Griffith, Buck Owens, Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Buck Owens, Tim McGraw. If we told you every story we knew about this place, we'd never leave!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Downtown Nashville, Nashville, TN 37219

Welcome to Woolworth on Fifth! The Art District of Nashville was once ground zero for the Civil Rights Sit-ins of the 1960s, and we do our best to help you (re)live the pain, struggle and ultimate triumph of the Nashville Freedom Riders, who refused to kowtow to the unjust laws of the Jim Crow South.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Tennessee State Capitol, 600 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37243-9034

The Tennessee State Capitol.

Stop At: Downtown Presbyterian Church, 154 5th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219-2316

One of the only examples of Egyptian Revival architecture you will see in the United States, in a church! A gem in the heart of the city.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Ryman Auditorium, 116 Fifth Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219-2309

Back to where it all began. The Soul of Nashville. The Mother Church! And it's seedy underbelly...Tootsie's...all rolled into one. A tour for both sinners and saints, a tour for all of us.

Duration: 5 minutes