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Franklin Christmas Tree Lighting

Have been downtown while visiting before and love the small, quaint feel. So glad this event got... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
61tmd
Fun and quaint

Downtown Franklin is a great place to shop, eat or just go for a stroll. There are several great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vincentr149
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Located just a straight shot south from downtown Nashville, quaint downtown Franklin is the perfect sleepy Southern town. Visitors can easily spend a day browsing antique shops and boutiques and dining at one of its many ecelctic restaurants...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Have been downtown while visiting before and love the small, quaint feel. So glad this event got delayed because we could attend when it was moved to Sunday evening. Great event for families, certainly very crowded!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Downtown Franklin is a great place to shop, eat or just go for a stroll. There are several great restaurants from casual to fancy. There are some great antique stores and the architecture and monument are educational. It is a must see.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank vincentr149
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This isn't a quaint town out in rural Tennessee, but basically a suburb of Nashville. Still, the old downtown core has the feel of a quaint small town. It is several blocks of shops and restaurants. Some have complained about chain stores but we didn't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Downtown Franklin Is packed with history and quaint little shops. Very easy to walk and highly recommended. A lot of museums are within walking distance From the downtown area. Restaurants are great and like I said a lot of quaint little shops that are worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Downtown Franklin is quaint but vibrant. There are plenty of shops and restaurants to choose from as well as historic sites. Don’t forget your camera!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much to say. Do you want history? to eat/drink? to shop? Iive entertainment? It's all here. On, and near, Main Street in Franklin, Tennessee is what every town wishes their downtown was like.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jim F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shops, restaurants, and lots of people watching. Free parking garage. I wish there were more types of shops here as so many are clothing based, but it is great to see an active downtown in a city. My favorite spots are White’s Mercantile, Puckett’s Boathouse,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Downtown Franklin provided a needed respite from the hustle and bustle of Nashville. On a lovely Saturday after Thanksgiving we walked the streets, enjoyed the shops, and took in the fantastic 60 degree + temperatures. The shops offer unique wares, especially the spice shop! There...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank candaceh723
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two hours on a walking tour of historic downtown Franklin this morning, and it was a wonderful experience. We are residents, and have family here from Utah - our ages range from 60-8, and every single one of us loved it! Our tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Leigh-Ann M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a balmy November day to visit the shops here. There were some really unique ones, and we enjoyed visiting to see all the variety. It wasn't really crowded, and that was nice, too.

Date of experience: November 2018
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16 November 2018|
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Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
We were only there on a Monday but all that I noticed were open. I did notice that one or two restaurants were closed on Mondays when I checked their websites before we went. Hope this helps
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