Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & Museum of Art, Nashville

Categories: Art Museums, Gardens, Museums, Nature & Parks
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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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  • My husband and I visited to see all the fall colors. The mums were mostly in bloom and we're beautiful. We went through all the gardens that we could- some places were blocked off getting ready for th...  read more »
  • We have visited Cheekwood Gardens and Art Museum several times and it's 55 acres are lovely year round. There are special events for all ages scheduled throughout the year. Also available on the groun...  read more »
  • I hope you like my pun. Honestly though, I have returned many times to Cheekwood gardens. It is very lovely. Birds and butterflies and a pond and long winding walks. Plenty of flowers and a wonderful ...  read more »
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