Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & Museum of Art, Nashville
(4.2/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web)
Take in views of the Tennessee hills and explore the original gardens designed by Bryant Fleming at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & 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 Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & Museum of Art a part of your Nashville vacation plans using our Nashville trip builder.
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  • I went with a group of friends to see the Christmas lights at Cheekwood and it was worth the admission price! The light display was so enjoyable, and there were folks near by to make sure you didn't m...  more »
  • Beautiful any time of the year but if there is a special exhibit, try to time your visit to see it as they are always a treat. Nice gift shop also. 
  • My wife and I visited the Christmas lights and enjoyed walking the grounds and taking in all of the beautiful displays. The grounds were spotless and everyone was in a festive mood! Once inside the ma...  more »