Tours

General Jackson welcomed many important visitors to The Hermitage throughout his life. Continuing his tradition, The Hermitage staff welcomes you to an enjoyable experience with family and friends.

Come to Nashville to tour Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage – Home of the People’s President.

Seasonal Hours

Day before Thanksgiving hours: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Christmas Eve Hours: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Hermitage is open every day of the year except Thanksgiving and Christmas.

October 16 – March 14
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

March 15 – October 15
8:30 am – 5:00 pm

The General’s Tour (General Admission)

Your General’s Tour (General Admission) ticket includes:

$20.00 Adults
$17.00 Seniors (Age 62+)
$15.00 Students (Age 13-18)
$10.00 Children (Age 6-12)
$10.00 Veterans
FREE Active Military and Children (5 & under)
$54.00 Family Pass (2 adults and 2 children/students under 18 years of age)

 

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Upgrade to the Multimedia Experience

Upgrade your tickets to the Multimedia Experience! You’ll receive an upgraded device to enhance your visit with period images, maps of the property, and an interactive timeline not available anywhere else on the tour. You’ll also receive a 10% discount in the Museum Store. The cost for this enhanced experience is $8.00 with your General Admission ticket.

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Kids’ Multimedia Tour

The Kids’ Multimedia Tour combines historic images, exciting storytelling, and games to bring the people and places of The Hermitage to life. Follow Poll the Parrot on an adventure, designed for families with children ages 5-12 as you learn more about the buildings, grounds, animals and people of The Hermitage.


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Hermitage Ghost Tours

Join a special 90-minute lantern-lit tour as your guide takes you on a ghostly voyage into The Hermitage mansion, Rachel and Andrew’s tomb and the First Hermitage cabin.


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The Hermitage Mansion and Grounds in the Winter

Holiday Evening Tours

Invite your loved ones to spend your holidays at The Hermitage with exclusive holiday themed tours of the property.


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Hermitage Seasonal Tours

Seasonal Tours

The Hermitage offers additional seasonal tours to coincide with holidays and the changing landscape throughout the year from haunted ghost tours during late October evenings to summer wagon rides.


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The Mantle at the Tulip Grove Mansion

Tulip Grove Tour

Tour the magnificent architecture of the Tulip Grove mansion and yard, previous home to Andrew Jackson Donelson, presidential secretary to Andrew Jackson.


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The Hermitage By Wagon Tour

Tour The Hermitage by horse-drawn wagon for a glimpse into what life was like on this 1000-acre cotton plantation for Andrew Jackson, his family and his slaves.


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Family on an audio tour at the Hermitage

Multimedia Experience Tour

The President’s Tour Package includes an upgraded audio tour with a new multimedia player so you can experience period images, maps of the property and an interactive timeline.


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Visitors Reading About The Hermitage Mansion

Audio Tours

Discover The Hermitage with our audio tours to learn more about Andrew Jackson’s farm and garden, museum exhibits, Jacksonian era artifacts and more.


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hermitage mansion tour An Actress Stands in the Doorway of The Hermitage Mansion

Hermitage Mansion Tour

Walk though The Hermitage mansion guided by in-character interpreters to explore the house of Andrew Jackson restored with hundreds of his original belongings.


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