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Step into History

Visit The Hermitage in Nashville, Tennessee to walk through Andrew Jackson’s life and home, explore a beautiful, historic Tennessee farm and experience an important piece of Nashville and our nation. Rated the third best Presidential Site in the nation by USA TODAY, this is a must-see for any visitor to Music City! Experience our award-winning exhibit, Andrew Jackson: Born for a Storm.

Visit the Hermitage

General’s Tour

Your General’s Tour 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)

Upgrade Options

President’s Tour

$8.00 with general admission ticket
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. Learn more about the President’s Tour.

VIP Admission

$50.00 includes general admission ticket
Guided tour offered at 1 p.m. on Tuesdays & Thursdays and 10 a.m. on Wednesdays

Enjoy a 1.5-hour guided, VIP tour through the grounds and mansion with an experienced guide and a small group of visitors, plus special access to the mansion balcony. Learn more about the VIP tour.

Additional Tours

Hermitage by Wagon Tour

Tour The Hermitage by horse-drawn wagon for a glimpse into what life was like on this 1,000-acre cotton plantation for Andrew Jackson, his family and the enslaved community. Learn more about the Hermitage by Wagon tour.

Take a look at more seasonal tours and exhibits that are included with your admission ticket or available for purchase.

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Today's Hours

8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Last ticket sold at 5 p.m.

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Seasonal Hours

October 16 – March 14
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Last ticket sold at 4 p.m.

March 15 – October 15
8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Last ticket sold at 5 p.m.

Thanksgiving Day
Closed

Christmas Day
Closed

Day Before Thanksgiving
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Christmas Eve
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Included with Admission

Andrew Jackson: Born for a Storm

Born for a Storm Exhibit Digital Mockup - The Age of Jackson

This state-of-the-art, 1.1 million dollar exhibit brings the rich story of Andrew Jackson’s meteoric rise from his humble beginnings to his presidency through bold visuals and a series of interactive displays. The exhibit focuses on the three pivotal stages of Jackson’s astonishing life: his modest origins as an orphan, his resiliency as a General and his visionary leadership as a President.

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Hermitage Mansion Tour

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

We invite you to walk through the mansion at The Hermitage and explore the beloved home of Andrew Jackson, restored with hundreds of his well-preserved original belongings.

Costumed tour guides usher guests through the mansion regaling with the stories, history and lore of each of the rooms.

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Suggested Itineraries

Two Hour Visit

1. Tour the exhibits in the Andrew Jackson Visitor Center. 20 minutes
2. Walk to and tour the Hermitage mansion. 35 minutes
3. Walk through The Hermitage Garden, and visit Rachel and Andrew Jackson’s tomb. 20 minutes
4. Visit Alfred’s Cabin. 10 minutes
5. Walk to and briefly tour the First Hermitage. 20 minutes
6. Return to the Visitor Center and stop by the Museum Store. Or grab a snack at The Kitchen Cabinet 15 minutes

Four Hour Visit

1. Leisurely tour the exhibits in the Andrew Jackson Visitor Center. 40 minutes
2. Walk to and tour the Hermitage mansion. 35 minutes
3. Walk through The Hermitage Garden and visit Rachel and Andrew Jackson’s tomb. 25 minutes
4. Visit Alfred’s Cabin. 10 minutes
5. Take The Hermitage by Wagon Tour to see a glimpse of The Hermitage’s past from a truly unique perspective. 25 minutes
6. Visit the First Hermitage and walk the Field Quarter Trail. 45 minutes
7. Return from the Field Quarters by the nature trail and visit the Spring House. 30 minutes
7. Return to the Visitor Center and stop by the Museum Store or enjoy a light meal at The Kitchen Cabinet. 30 minutes

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