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Holiday weekend

Downtown Franklin Is packed with history and quaint little shops. Very easy to walk and highly... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
Laurie M
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Friendly and Fun

Downtown Franklin is quaint but vibrant. There are plenty of shops and restaurants to choose from... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
Stephanie S
Franklin, Tennessee
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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
Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064
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Reviewed 5 December 2018 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
1  Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 3 December 2018 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
1  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 27 November 2018

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 26 November 2018

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
2  Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 25 November 2018 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
1  Thank candaceh723
Reviewed 24 November 2018 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 21 November 2018

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
Thank Notes88
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We were there on a rainy day, so we spent most of our time driving around, but it was a fun one-day trip away from Nashville. Don't miss the cool old cemetary on the outskirts of town, too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank betha133
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Enjoyed a few hours walking through the historic downtown district. the street is lined with local shops. Ladies shops are the main type, but there are a couple of cool places guys would like as well. Frankln Road, at one end of the street, has...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank lchambliss
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Lots of fun shops and places to eat in beautiful downtown Franklin TN. UNlike some towns the variety was great without lots of repeats. We especially liked Tazikis for our lunch.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Yes they are and boy is it a cute town to walk around. We really enjoyed this small historic part of town.
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