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Nashville: Black History Walking Tour

Product ID: 322578
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Join a unique downtown Nashville walking tour get up close and personal with the soul of the Music City.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Duration: 2 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about some of the iconic musicians that hailed from Nashville
  • Discover the story of the civil rights movement in the city
  • Get an insight into favorite local restaurants and venues
Full description
Trace the footsteps of legendary musicians such as country music star Charley Pride, and the iconic Fisk Jubilee Singers. Combine that with a splash of storytelling about early black life in Nashville. Enjoy strolling from Lower Broadway, the most visited street in Nashville; then alongside the peaceful Riverfront Park, and into the historic 5th Ave of the Arts District.

After covering early black life in Nashville, learn more about the civil rights era and enter Woolworth on 5th, the site of the first lunch counter sit-ins during the 1960s Civil Rights Movement in Nashville. In 2 hours, see the most unique black history sites and attractions and get the inside scoop on local favorite southern food restaurants and live music venues. By joining this experience, you are helping Nashville become a more inclusive city for all through preservation and awareness.
Includes
  • 2-Hour walking tour
  • Entry fees to all sites
  • Live guide

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Meeting point

Nashville Visitor Center 501 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 Meet outside by the front door of the Nashville Visitor Center. You may park in any public lots or garages nearby.

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Important information
Know before you go
• The tour will operate in rain or shine so please dress for the weather
• The tour length is flexible depending on walking speed, questions, and other factors
• Tour must be booked at least 24-hours in advance
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United Street Tours - Nashville

Product ID: 322578