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Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & Museum of Art

1200 Forrest Park Dr, Nashville, TN 37205-4206
+1 615-356-8000
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Experience Cheekwood, the 55-acre estate built by the Maxwell House Coffee fortune in Nashville, Tennessee, and one of the finest examples of an American Country Place Era Estate in the United States. The Botanical Garden is a spectacular showcase of color and horticultural diversity with eleven specialty display gardens and stunning natural landscape. The Museum of Art has collections of Painting, Sculpture and Decorative Arts. Visitors can enjoy year-round family-friendly activities with four distinct festivals held during the year. From Cheekwood in Bloom with more than 50,000 tulips in the Spring, to a children’s wonderland of Christmas trees, Trains, Santa, live reindeer, and more during Holiday at Cheekwood, Cheekwood celebrates the seasons in style with something for everyone!
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  • Average8%
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1200 Forrest Park Dr, Nashville, TN 37205-4206
+1 615-356-8000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first time at Cheekwood and we can't wait to make this a Christmas tradition. The grounds are magnificent with all of the lights and the Snowglobe Exhibit was fabulous!

Thank kminichan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went at a time when they were rehabbing the museum, so it was closed. Even though it was June and the busy season. Yet we paid full price. This was a pretty big disappointment. I get that you have to close sometimes, but the...More

Thank BRIAN22Algonquin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first Cheekwood visit won't be our last!! The gardens are beautiful with all the holiday lights. It is obvious a lot of hard work and planning was put into this. The tour of the home was wonderful. It was a very busy night with...More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveled here the opening night to the holiday lights. The lights are gorgeous. The weather was perfect. A bit disappointed in the food truck scene. Thought the selection would be greater.

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not your typical Botanical Gardes, Cheekwood is a very interesting place to visit. A combination of gardens, trails, art and history. First i like the combination wich make the visits more interesting. The different gardens which take you from the hills of tenessee to the...More

Thank Francois A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Words can't describe how beautiful this place is. My husband and I are on our last day of vacation in Nashville, TN and we decided to visit Cheekwood Botanical Gardens. When we first entered, I thought it was beautiful but because it is mid-November, the...More

1  Thank beelacat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is serene and beautiful. Great for families - they have a treehouse and real toy trains for kids to watch! I wish I could have gone back at night to see the Xmas lights. They were turned on and there were so many!...More

Thank Funnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love being a member of Cheekwood for several reasons. The grounds are absolutely beautiful and the exhibits they have throughout the year are so much fun. I also love the different events they offer throughout the year that include carolers, reindeer (real ones!), pumpkins,...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We had seen pictures of Cheekwood and we had visions of a place with lots of flowers but that was not so. It was a nice place to walk around with the mansion. I think it is a bit overpriced for what we saw and...More

1  Thank Rob I
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The grounds were fantastic ... a beautiful mansion was disappointing in the sense that only a minority of it was available to tour. Be sure to take the walk through the woods to look for all the sculptures. Beautifully kept grounds with lots of differently...More

Thank EcoArtTraveler
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Response from travelgal1994 | Reviewed this property |
Call or email...and then if no favorable answer...you can just post an unfavorable review... BUT I would think they would respond to your concerns before you have to go that far. Good Luck