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Marathon Village is a neighborhood born out of the buildings that once housed the Marathon Motor Works from 1910-1914. Marathon Motor Works manufactured and sold the first car of the South! Today, it serves as a model for adaptive re-purposing of...more
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1305 Clinton St, Nashville, TN 37203-2829
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to go and get out of the rain. This place has a great history and neat shops to visit.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank amandagreen312
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a cool place to spend a rainy afternoon. Lots of history, fun shops and great distilleries to try. Clothes, jewelry, home decor and alcohol; something for everyone!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 396shellyc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the stops for the trolley hop-on hop-off bus tour. A lot of historical Machinery inside. You get to see an old Telegraph. Winery inside. Jack Daniels shop. Gift shops and antique shops. We didn't realize you could go across the street to see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank andreag24680
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Marathon Museum and learned so much about this auto maker. Nice to see the machinery that was used to manufacture the parts for these cars.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MountainOma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stoped there during our hop on/off tour. The old industrial tools were interesting and the shops were fun to talk through. Best part was the shop they sampled and sold whiskey and moonshine.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank davidP3925US
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

It was definitely more finished this time. Parking could be more abundant and prices I think might be a little inflated but still a very cool place. It would be cool if they could find an old marathon car to be on display there to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BG7189
KellyP3905, Front Office Manager at Marathon Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi BG7189! We are so glad you enjoyed your trip with us. We do have a showroom of four marathon cars in the other building across the street. It is in 1305 Clinton street building. Next time you come swing by and check them out!

Reviewed 11 January 2019

This is a cool place to learn and see how antique cars were built many years ago on an assembly line. While there, be sure to visit the unique shops in the building and across the street. Also, there are a couple of antique cars...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fallen2x
Reviewed 1 January 2019

i enjoyed browsing through the stores but am not an auto enthusiast so this was not a favortie stop. The Pickers shop was very crowded and in my opinion, overpriced junk. the wine tasting and knick knack stores were enjoyable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clebvan
Reviewed 30 December 2018

Shops in the center were average Winery was nice and enjoyed the wine tasting Needs to have a place to eat, or a coffee shop, or some place to grab a bite or a coffee. The only sandwich shop was closed. Wouldn’t go again.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

History and shopping together. Unique shops and nice to walk the halls and read of the building's history and exhibits.

Date of experience: November 2018
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19 March 2017|
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Response from jimmysgirl01 | Reviewed this property |
yes it still open all week and we went early in the day not so busy in there its a small shop with lots of stuff so it get crowded fast
Brittany C
15 February 2017|
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Response from 46eugeniaw | Reviewed this property |
There was a restaurant down the street when we visited last time, I guess it's still open. Send the store a request and they can let you know for sure.
Trent B
5 December 2016|
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Response from Scott H | Reviewed this property |
You're correct that the Marathon Village is closed on Saturday and Sunday and the Antique Archeology is open. There are many shops with interior entrances off the main hallway. I don't know for sure but I'm thinking that's... More