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Downtown Franklin

Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064
+1 615-591-8500
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Interesting Historic District

Downtown Franklin is a historic district where the old buildings have been turned into interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Knoxville, Tennessee
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Just what you should expect

Downtown Franklin is a well preserved Tennessee treasure with a restored old movie theater which... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nashville, Tennessee
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064
+1 615-591-8500

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Downtown Franklin is a historic district where the old buildings have been turned into interesting shops and restaurants. The town circle has a monument and canons which fit in with the nearby Civil War sites. In spite of the on-street parking and a garage on...More

Thank Daydreamer630
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Downtown Franklin is a well preserved Tennessee treasure with a restored old movie theater which features great entertainment almost nightly. A walk down and through the streets is always a treat and stopping in to see and support the many local shops is interesting and...More

Thank JMasonNashville
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit and wonderful restaurants and shops Take time to take the history tours and learn more about the battle of franklin

Thank gail M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful historic downtown village loaded with unique & vintage shops, quaint eateries, small sidewalks, heavily congested streets, great festivals & venues. Use parking garage and explore by walking

1  Thank Roadtrippin42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is about 20 miles from Nashville an easy drive. The shops are quaint, some a little pricy, but a nice selection of things to buy. The town is historic and the Visitor center is very helpful. there was also a theater showing Briodges of...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of little shops that women love to check out. Plenty of excellent local restaurants, all within a few blocks. You must do it once at least.

Thank cccaptain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely town that has been carefully preserved. Wonderful local shops and restaurants, as well as an incredible amount of history. If you come to visit, be aware that most of the shops close at 5 PM. Make sure to stop by the fantastic Visitor...More

1  Thank Tallpeople4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Franklin Tennessee is a neat town with many shops, restaurants, historical sites and scenic drives. It's one of my favorite places to visit as it has alittle of something for every age.

Thank T V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved being able to walk up and down the street and check out all the wonderful items in the shops. Great places to stop and eat or just get a drink. Everyone was friendly and welcoming. Don't miss this spot!

Thank Bonnie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a senior citizen with some walking issues. I enjoyed being able to tour the area at my own pace. There are numerous areas to rest and "sit a spell". People are friendly and I felt safe walking in the early evening. Lots of...More

Thank Hallhouse38
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Rozanne N
Is there Sunday shopping?
21 May 2017|
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Response from Robbie G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is Sunday shopping. Downtown Franklin is a small-town tourist trap, so most shops are open on the weekends.
Are the shops open on Saturday nights
10 September 2016|
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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure of the shop owners hours.
How do you in expensively get to Franklin from Downtown Nashville?
5 December 2015|
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Response from Lynne D | Reviewed this property |
Car but there maybe a local n us route. We went by cae. It was q short drive and very easy. We adored downtown Franklin.