3. Nashville: Private Historic Horse and Carriage Ride
See many of Nashville’s key landmarks as you uncover its history on this private horse and carriage ride. Learn about the past and present of the city and see locations of historic significance including the Hermitage Hotel, Davidson County Courthouse, and Tennessee State Capitol.
Discover beautiful sites, historic landmarks, and lots of fun facts about Nashville. Sit back and enjoy the ride from downtown Nashville to Bicentennial Mall State Park before you head back to the meeting point.
During the tour you will see:
Fort Nashborough: a stockade established in early 1779 in the French Lick area of the Cumberland River Valley. It was a forerunner to the settlement that would become the city of Nashville, Tennessee
Printer's Alley: home to a thriving publishing industry at the beginning of the 20th century
Davidson County Courthouse: an Art Deco building built during 1936-37. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987
Tennessee State Capitol: the seat of government for the U.S. state of Tennessee
War Memorial Auditorium: a 2000-seat performance hall
The Hermitage Hotel: Nashville’s longest-standing hotel
The Tennessee Performing Arts Center/Andrew Jackson Hall
Downtown Presbyterian Church
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park: an outdoor museum featuring a series of design elements that highlight the natural and cultural history of Tennessee including fountains, monuments, an amphitheater, and daily farmer's markets