Immerse yourself in the history of Nashville’s music scene on this walking tour of the city led by a guide who’s been a resident of Nashville for more than 20 years. Along the 1-mile (1.6-kilometer) route, listen as your guide, Nashville Willie, tells you stories about Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, and, of course, Willie Nelson. Plus, visit Honky-Tonk Row in Lower Broadway, and see the area where the Civil War’s Battle of Nashville took place in 1864.
- Historical walking tour of Nashville
- Hear stories about Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley
- Visit Honky-Tonk Row in Lower Broadway
- Go to the world-famous Printer’s Alley
- See where the Civil War’s Battle of Nashville took place in 1864
What You Can Expect
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Your tour starts in the Music City center at 1pm sharp.
Follow your guide, Nashville Willie, through the city as he tells you stories of great musicians who helped make Nashville a place of music. Some of the artists you’ll learn about on this tour include Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, and Willie Nelson. Learn about The Grand Ole Opry, and its importance to Nashville.
Along your way, visit the world-famous Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge on Honky-Tonk Row in Lower Broadway, and catch sight of Printer’s Alley, one of the city’s first entertainment districts.
Your guide, Willie, also takes time to dive into some of Nashville’s Civil War history as he takes you to the place where the Battle of Nashville took place between the North and the South in 1864.
This tour ends after about an hour and half.