Bugs at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art, Nashville

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Take in views of the Tennessee hills and explore the original gardens designed by Bryant Fleming at Bugs at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art. The botanical gardens span over 22 hectares (55 acres) and showcase a diverse selection of styles and periods of garden design. In the herb study garden, you can touch, smell, and learn about plants and their culinary or medicinal uses. The site also features a Georgian-style mansion built in 1929 that now houses a museum of art. The museum includes a large collection of American and contemporary paintings, sculpture, and decorative arts. Grab something to eat at the Pineapple Room restaurant, which features floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the grounds. Make Bugs at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art a part of your Nashville vacation plans using our Nashville trip builder.
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  • Cheekwood gardens are blooming right now so it was beautiful. Wear good walking shoes so you can wander. They do have events all year round and there were alot of children there.  more »
  • Ok place to spend sometime outside if you have come from snow, but mansion/museum is currently closed until June 2017, so exploring the grounds is about all you can see. Pineapple room available for l...  more »
  • Cheek wood is a nice place to visit to have some outdoor time, a stroll, and enjoy beautiful flowers and bushes. The paths are easy to navigate. There are spots to rest along the way. The grounds keep...  more »