Civil War at Belle Meade Plantation


Civil War at Belle Meade Plantation

3rd Grade and up | 2 Hours


  • Discover the Harding family’s involvement and experiences in the war and its aftermath. The focus of the tour is on life during the Civil War with discussion centering on Middle Tennessee. Students participate in an interactive game, while learning about the percentages of casualties from injury and illness during the Civil War. Demonstrate logic, map reading skills, and teamwork while exploring the grounds and outbuildings during the scavenger hunt.
  • This program complements the classroom reading of “Sound the Jubilee”.


  • Student – $10 (3rd Grade  and up)
  • Parent Chaperone – $15
  • Teacher – FREE


2 hours

Wheelchair Access

  • The grounds are wheelchair accessible.
  • The first floor of the mansion tour is also wheelchair accessible with ramp access into the house.
  • No wheelchairs available onsite for rent

Hours of Operations

Open Daily 9am-5pm

Tours start every 30-45 minutes with the last tour at 4pm.

Contact Us

Phone (615) 356-0501
Map Marker

110 Leake Ave

Nashville, TN

37205, USA