Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery
Belle Meade Historic Site and Winery is dedicated to the preservation of Tennessee’s history, architecture, hospitality, and equestrian legacy. Guests can enjoy Historic Tours, Family Tours, Wine & Food Options, and Outdoor Adventures, knowing that the purchase of these experiences supports the educational mission of Belle Meade.
The history of Belle Meade is covered in two tours. The Mansion Tour tells the century-long history of Belle Meade through the stories and experiences of the Harding and Jackson families, as well as the women, men, and children who labored here. The Journey to Jubilee Tour invites discussion and explores the stories of the enslaved African-Americans who were brought to, and born at, Belle Meade from 1807 through the years following Emancipation.
Additionally, guests can explore the history and natural beauty of Belle Meade on a Guided Segway Tour of our arboretum and grounds. From the complimentary wine tastings to our on-site shopping loved by the locals, Belle Meade provides many activities for guests to be immersed in Tennessee history and hospitality.
Located at Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery, the Belle Meade Winery was founded in 2009 and offers Tennessee traditional Muscadine and Blackberry wines, as well as award-winning red, classic white, and sparkling wines. Daily historic tours of Belle Meade are followed by a complimentary group wine tasting. Reservations for private tastings are available through the Winery’s website.
The on-site restaurant, Belle Meade Meat & Three, is open daily from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. and is located on the upper level of the Visitor Center. The menu features Hickory-smoked meats, fresh cooked vegetables, Southern sides, and house-made desserts and can be enjoyed inside the dining room, on the outside covered deck, or by placing an order online for pick-up or delivery.
Belle Meade is open daily 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Central) with Mansion tours starting every 30-45 minutes. The last tour is offered at 4:00 p.m. Mansion tours last approximately 30-45 minutes. Guests are encouraged to allow at least two hours on-site and parking is free.
Belle Meade is closed New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
Adults: From $24
Seniors (age 65+): From $22
Youth (age 6-18): $13
Child (5 and under): Free admission with paid Adult
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