Belle Meade Plantation has a new tour. 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 the Mansion. Involves walking and several sets of stairs.
This tour is not offered on Thursdays in September or on Wednesdays and Thursdays in October.
12 years old and up
Hours of Operations
Open Daily 9am-5pm
Tours start every 30-45 minutes with the last tour at 4pm.