Most Popular! | Starting at $24 | 45 Minutes
Guided tour of the Mansion, a complimentary wine tasting, and access to the property for a self-guided tour of the Grounds and Outbuildings. For the best experience, please arrive 30 minutes before your booked tour time.
New Tour! | Starting at $24 | 1 Hour
Join us as we explore the story of the African-Americans brought to Belle Meade starting in 1807, who had a tremendous impact on the existence of the property and the family over the next 100 years, and were here from enslavement to freedom.
The rich story of Belle Meade comes alive as our period-dressed guides lead guests through the mansion and tell the exceptional and intimate stories of the various people that created Belle Meade Plantation. Throughout the 45-minute guided tour of the 1853 Greek-Revival Mansion, a century of Belle Meade Plantation’s history is told through the stories of the Harding and Jackson Family and the skilled laborers who collectively worked to make the Plantation America’s premier Thoroughbred Horse Farm. From the complimentary wine tasting to the ice cream and fudge shop inside a refurbished chicken coop, Belle Meade contains many activities for the entire family.
Come to Belle Meade Plantation to experience its Southern charm. The Belle Meade Plantation captures everything that is beautiful about the South on its historic, one hundred fifty-year-old home and estate. Become a part of Belle Meade by taking a tour of the mansion, participating in a food and wine pairing, utilizing our Adventure Backpacks for the family, and taking a Segway tour of the grounds. It is through all of these fun activities that visitors can experience the exciting history of Belle Meade.
Today’s site functions as an educational resource dedicated to the preservation of Tennessee’s Victorian architecture, history and equestrian history. Visitors can enjoy tours, educational outreach programs, shopping, dining, wine tastings, weddings and other happenings knowing that their patronage supports the educational mission of Belle Meade Plantation.
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Hours of Operations
Open Daily 9am-5pm
Tours start every 30-45 minutes with the last tour at 4pm.
110 Leake Ave