Journey to Jubilee follows the first African-Americans who were brought to Belle Meade in 1807, and shows how vital their presence was to the existence of the property and to the family until 1906. These men and women were here from enslavement to freedom. They endured, and we want to honor them by telling their story. In this tour, nearly one-hundred years of their history is explored through the research of primary sources. Come trace their existence through the history of Belle Meade Plantation on their Journey to Jubilee.
Takes place outside and inside selected rooms of the Mansion. Involves walking and several sets of stairs.
This tour includes the complimentary wine sampling at the on-site winery.
12 years old and up
Welcome to Belle Meade!
We invite you to experience over two centuries of legendary hospitality. This video will give you a brief overview of the variety of opportunities Belle Meade has to offer.
Hours of Operations
Open Daily 9am-5pm
Tours start every 30-45 minutes with the last tour at 4pm.