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Andrew Jackson's Hermitage

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The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, is one of the largest and most visited presidential homes in the United States, and recently named the #1 historic house in Tennessee. Today, The Hermitage is a 1,120-acre National Historic Landmark...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4580 Rachels Ln, Nashville, TN 37076-1331
+1 615-889-2941
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Reviewed today

daughter and i visited and had a great time. Very interesting guided tour with lots of stories and information. Tour guide was very informative with history. Place was beautiful

Thank Joleta H
Reviewed today via mobile

Fun little piece if history! They have done an amazing job at preserving everything in the house and the grounds are beautiful. The tour guides are informative and have a great sense of humor. Loved learning more about Andrew Jackson and his family. Nice gift...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

Such a neat thing to see while visiting Nashville! So glad we made the short trip out there to see some of our nation’s history. Highly recommend it!

Thank Lindsay G
Reviewed yesterday

Visited Hermitage while in Nashville - needed a break from the bustling down town area and this was the perfect place. Short 20 minute drive from down town. Admission includes self guided tour map and headset. Strolled around for a while, learning all about Jackson...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I knew little about Andrew Jackson before going to the museum and his home. The experience was very informative. Watch the film before doing anything. It gives you so much information on AJ. We got to watch a duel which was fun & very interesting....More

Thank DVenturer
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see if you are into US Presidential history and Jackson's estate & political positions are presented accurately without bias. Allow 5 hours to see this gem. We took the wagon tour w/ guide to get an overview of the estate then walked around....More

Thank John_B_Indy
Reviewed yesterday

I thought $20 per person a little high relative to other places I've visited like this but was glad we went. It provided a fairly objective view on our 7th president starting with a museum detailing his life chronologically including a short movie with historical...More

Thank rcfromkc
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of history, very informative staff. All buildings well preserved. Enjoyable historical experience

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of history here. If you are a fan of presidential history and plantations this is for you. It starts with a short movie then a tour of the mansion. Then you are free to roam the grounds. There was a duel demonstration the day...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a bit far from central Nashville, so you will need a car or uber ride (a good 30 mins ride). The property is pretty large, and pretty ok when it comes to provide you a good portrait for AJ. If you have the time,...More

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Response from dlovesnbfl | Reviewed this property |
I like that u don't have to walk thru the shop to exit like some places. The store has beautiful items related to history. It didn't feel like we were pressured w commercialism.
9 September 2018|
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Response from Michael C | Reviewed this property |
Two hours is more than adequate
30 July 2018|
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