Tour Overview: Explore African American Culture with a passionate, energetic guide on a 1.5 miles, unconventional outdoor walking tour through one of Nashville’s most popular downtown neighborhoods. Hear the missing chapters in the story of Nashville that include juicy untold stories about music and culture. Capture unforgettable images of unique attractions of the city's cultural treasures and conversation pieces.
Any tour in the Music City, especially with friends and family, wouldn’t be complete without experiencing this up-close glimpse of local culture on the "Tour of African American Culture (TAAC)."
The tour will continue rain or shine.
Highlights: 1. Hear stories about the Civil Rights Movement as we visit stops on the U.S. Civil Rights Trail. 2. See rare and unique attractions that make for the best photo ops. 3. Taste the flavor of authentic southern food at our last stop (optional). 4. Smell the aroma of sauteed vegetables at local restaurants along the way. 5. Touch the original stools were brave people sit during the Civil Rights protests. 6. Experience a fun “behind-the-scenes” take on the story of the Music City with an “off-the-beaten-path” approach.
Departure Point / Starting Location The Nashville Visitors Center 501 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 The Nashville Visitor Center is inside the glass tower of the Bridgestone Arena. We’ll meet outside the front door
Additional Information / What to expect This is a highly active, fun, non-traditional 1.5-hour walking tour. Embark upon an “off-the-beaten-path” expedition through the streets of downtown Nashville.
Join your tour guide as you defy standard tourists sightseeing and navigate through the little-known stories of the Music City. Learn the history behind the amazing people, music, and food on a tour that is like no other in Nashville.
Inclusions: 1. Professional guide. 2. Entrance fees (if applicable).
Exclusions: 1. Gratuities (optional). 2. Hotel pickup and drop-off. 3. Food and drinks.
Company Overview: Our tours put an unconventional spin on city tours, featuring the stories that were left out of the story line. We explore the strangest, embarrassing, and deeply buried stories hidden throughout the city. We promise you will have an active, fun, engaging session. 110% satisfaction guaranteed.