Guided tour

Nashville: Downtown Walking Tour

4.9 / 5

7 reviews

Activity provider: Nashville Experience Tours

Nashville: Downtown Walking Tour

Activity provider: Nashville Experience Tours

From US$ 26.99 per person

Explore downtown Nashville and its very alive past on a walking tour led by a local guide. Dive into the city's history, architecture, music, politics, and much more!

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Explore downtown Nashville with a local guide
  • Hear about the city's interesting history, legends, and stories
  • See Tennessee's state capitol and marvel at impressive architecture
  • Stop by the city's many murals
  • Visit Nashville's popular attractions and local favorites
Full description

On this walking tour of downtown Nashville see the city's interesting and historic attractions. (Also see our Nashville: City Van Tour on GYG if you prefer a van tour). Follow your local guide as they talk about Nashville's interesting history, music, architecture, politics, and much more. Stop at local favorites like Broadway Honkey-Tonk and Ryman Auditorium. Explore the streets of past scoundrels and see notable murals. Get a great view of Tennessee's state capitol and marvel at the city's architecture.

This walking tour route includes a view of the War Memorial Building and Capital and stops at the Hermitage Hotel, the Herakut, Rone, and Curiot murals, Woolworths, the Southern Turf Building, Printer's Alley, the Gibson Tribute Wall mural, 21C Museum Hotel, Ft. Nashborough, the Cohen Building, the Downtown Presbyterian Church, the Niels 'Shoe' Meulman Mural, Beau Stanton Mural, and the Ryman Auditorium. The tour ends at the Assembly Hall.

  • Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with low level of fitness

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Meeting point

Please meet your guide outside in front of the Sheraton Hotel. If inclement weather, please go into the hotel lobby. Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Outdoor clothing
  • Charged Smartphone
  • Closed-toe shoes

Know before you go

  • A waiver will be sent to each guest in your group and it must be complete prior to experiencing the tour
  • Tours are conducted rain or shine
  • The route includes availability to use restrooms in local hotel lobbies if needed
  • Please ensure you and all the guests in your group are physically able to enjoy the tour (walking) and go up some hills
  • Ensure you have comfortable and weather-appropriate clothing and shoes. Temperatures can be quite hot at times
Customer reviews

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4.9 /5

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The guide really knows what he talks about, and takes us With him in the passionating history of nashville! And this goes beyond, as he also allowed us to see great modern stuff such as nice murals, contemporary art exhibition , wonderful rooftop views.. I discovered things i Had no ideas would exist in this city and it made me love thé town for sure!

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November 29, 2021


Larry was an excellent guide. He had a very broad knowledge of the history of Nashville and was very engaging. I would highly recommend this walking tour

September 11, 2022

Had a fantastic tour around Nashville & got to see a lot of places we otherwise never would have found! Highly recommend taking this tour if in town

July 10, 2022

Product ID: 403444