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Andrew Jackson's Hermitage

4580 Rachels Ln, Nashville, TN 37076-1331
+1 615-889-2941
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USD 69.00*
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Historic Tennessee - Southern Plantations and Presidents
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Andrew Jackson's Hermitage General Admission
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The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, is one of the largest and most visited presidential homes in the United States, and recently named the #1 historic house in Tennessee. Today, The Hermitage is a 1,120-acre National Historic Landmark with over 30 historic buildings, that welcomes some 200,000 annual visitors, including 30,000 schoolchildren, from all 50 states and many foreign countries. Visit Andrew Jackson's Hermitage this summer and witness "The Duel: The Art of the Southern Gentleman." This 30-minute new visitor experience will answer questions about dueling followed by an ACTUAL demonstration by our historic re-enactors. “The Duel” takes place every Thursday through Sunday throughout the day, free with paid admission.
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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4580 Rachels Ln, Nashville, TN 37076-1331
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The facility tour, self guided, took about 2-3 hours where you'll pick up some interesting information about President Andrew Jackson (preferred to be called General). Best to visit in the morning as to escape the heat of the afternoon as there is a bit of...More

Thank around-n-about19
Reviewed yesterday

If asked, would you guess that Andrew Jackson's Hermitage is the fourth most visited Presidential residence in the United States--after the White House, Mount Vernon and Monticello? Located at 4580 Rachels Lane, 10 miles east of downtown Nashville, Tennessee, of U.S. Route 70, it was...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was impressed with this site. The museum and property were great. The staff was awesome - everyone was very knowledgeable and proud of this great historical site. From the great introduction video, the memorabilia, audio tour, and tour of the house and grounds -...More

Thank Bob V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just got home from the Hermitage. Fun place with audio necklaces to wear and listen to. Period dressed docents who are very knowledgeable. Very interesting if you are interested in history.

Thank julia_fisher
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are a history buff, this is definitely a place to visit. We did the basic tour that includes a guided tour of the mansion and a self-guided tour of the rest of the grounds. The audio devices provided for the tour are easy...More

3  Thank hdchick50
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was very excited to tour Andrew Jackson's mansion. The grounds are beautiful. It definitely was a history lesson and very interesting. There is a lot to look at outside the home on the grounds. We were there in August and unfortunately one of their...More

Thank epkhamilton
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was hard not giving this 5 stars, as Jackson is such an icon, if not beloved any longer. The plantation grounds were immense(and a bit tiring to walk in 100 degrees) and his tomb was in a garden so if you have allergies be...More

Thank Cory C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited recently on a hot Sunday afternoon. Parking is free, there was no line to purchase tickets, discounts are available for college students with an ID and for seniors also. From there' is a walk which may be a little long for some but...More

Thank Ellyk2012
Reviewed 5 days ago

The price of admission is $20 per person, I feel it could be a little less and families with children should be given a special rate. We started our tour at the visitor center by watching a video about Andrew Jackson, this was very well...More

1  Thank GABelle34778
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The large hermitage was full of interesting facts and history. The home is beautiful the well maintained establishment takes you back in time to learn of the late presidents life at home. I would recommend doing the general tour to learn the history and tour...More

Thank Patricia G
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d102macc
17 August 2017|
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Response from roahokie | Reviewed this property |
They sell beverages at several locations so no need to pack your own. The length of the walk is up to you. For just the house and gardens probably less than 1 1/4 miles. Is tour all of the hounds maybe 3 miles?
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Ellyk2012
5 August 2017|
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Response from roahokie | Reviewed this property |
I bought mine at gate and the line was short.
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David L
1 May 2017|
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