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Nashville Public Library

615 Church St, Nashville, TN 37219-2314
+1 615-862-5800
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The Library carpark was recommended to us as the best place to park to visit Downtown, Broadway... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
Homeless have taken over this beautiful place

This library is absolutely breathtaking with marble in the entry and huge open rooms. We... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Nashville, Tennessee
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615 Church St, Nashville, TN 37219-2314
+1 615-862-5800
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Library carpark was recommended to us as the best place to park to visit Downtown, Broadway, Johnny Cash Museum and the Country Hall of Fame. It was easy to find, inexpensive and was within an easy downhill walk to the venues. The Ladies on...More

Thank bryonia2015
Reviewed 6 days ago

This library is absolutely breathtaking with marble in the entry and huge open rooms. We absolutely love the space of this library, and right in downtown Nashville. We however cannot stand the way the homeless community has taken it over. A couple of years ago...More

Thank NashLove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For tourists interested in more than the country music & bar scene, the Nashville area has a lot to offer. From the slave trade to civil war sites, it's an area rich in history. A free visit to the library's 2nd floor "CIVIL RIGHTS ROOM"...More

Thank kjayers63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a remarkable building with a vast interior. Besides being a public library, it hosts displays of Nashville history and currently an exhibition of photos of famous private estates and houses. You should not miss it when visiting Nashville.

Thank Davor R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best parking downtown day or night. short walk to Ryman and Broadway. Safe to walk around. Sorry, did not visit the actual library. :)

Thank Kenny O
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Make sure to visit the children's section - well worth seeing. The other sections were nice but the children's area was awesome. Suggestion: Visit the St. Louis Library downtown for an AMAZING library.

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

It's that classy! Fabulous building, extensive art exhibits, Nashville Room a must-see! We are very proud of this library in Nashville.

Thank kscarlett0819
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great library, parking in garage with access behind the library. Great selection of books and other media. Pretty to look at and has rooms you can rent for meetings.

Thank tom t
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I don't remember the last time I enjoyed a library in a town I was visiting so much. It is a beautiful building with all kinds of spaces to enjoy. There's a museum of sorts of photographs of local iconic places. This was as interesting...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

My second visit to Nashville and my second visit to this library. It is so beautiful...indeed a treasure for this city!

Thank Ruth S
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