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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Ranked #3 of 267 things to do in Nashville
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is the home of this popular American art form, safeguarding over 2.5 million artifacts, with two expansive floors of gallery space featuring permanent- and limited- engagement exhibits. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is also home to Historic RCA Studio B and Hatch Show Print. It offers three dining and four retail options, all open to the public. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Nashville during a record cold/icy weekend so there was NO ONE around when we arrived right at opening. For the first hour or so we had the whole museum to ourselves.

It was great to see all the memorabilia and learn new facts about our favorite musicians. Well located within walking distance of many other attractions/restaurants.

Thank Taylor5717
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're in Nashville, this is a must-do. I'm not a country music fan but the history was interesting and the layout of the museum was great. We combined this with the RCA Studio B tour, which I thought was even more interesting.

Thank jnhale
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are big music fans, but country is not necessarily our favorite genre. Even so, we really enjoyed our visit and would return. We did the audio tour and were happy we did. I particularly enjoyed Elvis's car (read what's in the paint!) and The Beatles tidbits. We also enjoyed the temporary Shania exhibit. A must duing a visit to Music City!

Thank HoosierBeachLover
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exhibits come and go here, so perhaps I missed something or had a different experience than most. We found this to be more of a celebrity museum, focusing on personalities and not really the history of the music or the story behind the story. If you like celebrities and like seeing their guitar they played and their clothing they wore, then this might appeal to you, but we found it to be lacking, somewhat like reading People magazine or some other celebrity rag. It was a bit over-priced for what they offer. If you do go i would recommend doing research beforehand on parking. The parking lots downtown vary widely and they typically do not post prices until it is too late so once you pull in you are stuck (can't even back out without paying!)

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AtTheHall, Reservations Coordinator at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Gardog,

Thanks for taking time to let us know about your visit. Yes, we do update and open new exhibits on a regular basis. However, on our third floor, we have a permanent exhibit that focuses on the origins and history of Country Music. This exhibit shows guests the early influences of the genre and provides an excellent overview and background. Guests can see how Country Music has evolved through the years.

We do not have our own parking lot, so guests have to utilize paid parking lots. We usually direct our guests to park next-door, at the Music City Center parking garage (6th Avenue South & Demonbreun). The usual daily rate to park there is $10, for 5 hours, unless posted higher.

Thanks again for your feedback.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are visiting Nashville, you have to visit the country music hall of fame! The exhibits are one of a kind, elvis’s Car, the gold and platinum records, the costumes, the old country music stars right up to 2018!

Thank coppola3
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