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The downtown area is small with shops and places to eat. Since it is part of the history of the... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Festus, Missouri
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Everyone was so nice. I Love how they have kept the original buildings going with all different... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
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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
+1 615-591-8500
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

The downtown area is small with shops and places to eat. Since it is part of the history of the area, it is definitely worth your time to stroll the streets and enjoy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jdck
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Everyone was so nice. I Love how they have kept the original buildings going with all different shops. Great and Pleasant place to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

We took this tour on a cold Saturday morning. Our guide Margie, was knowledgeable and informative while being personable. The tour was 2 hours in length and a nice way to get to know the town

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Enjoyed walking around and shopping in the town, which is close to Nashville, but with a true small town feel.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Great place to live. Lots of places to tour, eat and walk. Cool shops and great history. A must see for all ages. Bring your maps! And your appetite.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

We visited and spent the day in Franklin. Great little town with shops and restaurants. Was recommended to us and definitely worth the visit. Had lunch at Meriden breadbasket super popular spot with good homemade food and then we went to visit a plantation house.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NicoleL353
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

This is a great change of pace from Nashville, but close enough to the city to get you some fun. Excellence shops all along the main steeet. Friendly faces. Diverse options. Well worth the 20 minute side south from Nashville!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

A beautiful & quaint little town with charming little houses and wonderful large mansions! The main street area is full of wonderful & unique shops & restaurants. We were surprised at how affordable everything was! The conveniently located parking garage is free... so give yourself...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Cinda10
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We were very impressed with this town. The streets were very charming and it was easy to walk around. There are a lot of shops and great restaurants here. We ate at 55 South and loved the food and atmosphere there. I hope folks in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travelhound3
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The art crawl is the best. Stop by the Parks Real Estate office next to the theater and they are great host for the town. Every time we visit from Alabama we love the walking downtown here (great restaurants also)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jasonmcbride6108
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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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