Historic Travellers Rest | Kids Out and About Nashville

Historic Travellers Rest

636 Farrell Parkway
Nashville , TN , 37220
Phone: 615-832-8197
36° 4' 33.9096" N, 86° 45' 51.6168" W
Contact name: 
Andy Blair
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Travellers Rest is the oldest historic house museum open to the public in Nashville. Our primary mission is history education and we serve more than 12,000 children and adult visitors each year. Our programs and events cover 1000 years of history, from Mississippian period Native American settlement through the 19th century using the cultural resources John Overton’s 1799 home. Travellers Rest engages a national audience while contributing to Nashville’s future, preserving regional history, and inspiring learners from all backgrounds, and of all ages.


Open hours: 
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm

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