Best Nashville Kid and Family Attractions

   

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Music City Kids & Family Attractions in Nashville

Over 100 attractions and activities that the entire family will enjoy. Nashville offers something for everyone. We know you will find more to do and more ways to spend quality family time. Enjoy every minute of your Nashville Life!

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Tune into the best Kid and Family-friendly attractions, arts and historical sites, family fun in Nashville Tennessee!

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Camilla Benbow, Dean of the Peabody College of Education and Human Development and co-director of the Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth, founded Vanderbilt Programs for Talented Youth in 2000 as a summer academic program for gifted middle a

Vanderbilt Programs for Talented Youth
230 Appleton Place, Peabody #506
37203 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 322-8261
 

Phillips Toy Mart is a Nashville Family Tradition! You (and your kids) will be amazed at the huge selection of toys for children of all ages.

Phillips Toy Mart
5207 Harding Pike
37205 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 352-5363
 

Caney Fork River Valley Grille is full service restaurant Serving Nashville's Best Catfish and Some Of The Best Ribs In Nashville has a full service bar, 9 big screen TVs, delicious appetizers, and craft beer.

Caney Fork River Valley Grille
2400 Music Valley Drive
37214 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 724-1200
 

At Canoe the Caney, we offer affordable fun for everyone!

Canoe The Caney
17055 Smithville Hwy
38582 Smithville , TN
Phone: 1-800-579-7893
 

Guests dine while seated around a 200,000-gallon tank, home to a wide variety of fish, sharks, stingrays and more! The bottom of the sea décor and inventive menu offer guests a dining experience like no other.

Aquarium Restaurant
516 Opry Mills Dr
37214 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 514-3474
 

Martin ArtQuest’s offers thirty incredible hands-on stations to inspire visitors to become artists as they learn about art.

Martin ArtQuest at Frist Center
919 Broadway
37203 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 244.3340
 

Chaffin’s Barn was Nashville’s first professional theatre, opening March 27, 1967, and bringing the first live theatre tours from New York to the local area.

Chaffin’s Barn Dinner Theatre
8204 Hwy 100
37221 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 646-9977
 

Harpeth River Greenway at Morton Mill Trailhead – From I-40 west toward Memphis, take the US-70S exit #196 toward Bellevue/Newsom Station. Take the ramp toward Bellevue, turn left onto US-70S/Memphis-Bristol Hwy.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Harpeth River Greenway
940 Morton Mill Road
37221 Nashville , TN
 

Edwin and Percy Warner Parks, collectively known as “The Warner Parks,” are managed by the Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation of Nashville and Davidson County.

Edwin and Percy Warner Parks
50 Vaughn Road
Nashville , TN
 

Seven Mile Creek Greenway - 5301 Edmondson Pike, 37211. I-65 south to Exit 78A, Harding Place, East. Drive aprox. 2 miles to Overcrest Drive, turn right for .2 miles to Blackman Road and drive .2 to first right, Edmondson Pike, turn right.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Seven Mile Creek Greenway
5301 Edmondson Pike
37205 Nashville , TN
 

Shelby Bottoms Greenway at Main Trailhead – 1900 Davidson Street. From I-24 west, take exit #49 at Shelby Avenue, turn right at traffic light and go over interstate and turn right at South 5th Street and continue to stop sign.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Shelby Bottoms Greenway
1900 Davidson Street
37206 Nashville , TN
 

Shelby Bottoms Greenway at Cooper Creek Trailhead – The Cooper Creek trailhead is located at McGinnis and Moss Rose Drive in the Inglewood neighborhood. Parking there is on-street only.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Shelby Bottoms Greenway at Cooper Creek Trailhead
2544 McGinnis Drive
37216 Nashville , TN
 

Here is a good trailhead for folks who want to drive their cars with bikes to go. Easy acess from your car to the trailhead. This is a very quiet walk along the stones river however you do need to heed the bikes...

Nashville Greenway Trail - Stones River Greenway at Kohl’s Trailhead
3001 Lebanon Rd
37214 Nashville , TN
 

Stones River Greenway at Percy Priest Dam Trailhead – From I-40 east from Nashville take Stewarts Ferry Pike exit # 219. Turn right on Stewarts Ferry Pike and travel approximately ½ mile to Bell Road.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Stones River Greenway at Percy Priest Dam Trailhead
3734 Bell Road
37214 Nashville , TN
 

East Bank Greenway at Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge – 50 Titans Way, Coliseum. From I-24 East toward Chattanooga, take exit #48 toward James Robertson Parkway/State Capitol. Stay straight onto Interstate Drive. Turn right onto Russell Street.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Shelby Street pedestrian bridge
50 Titans Way
37213 Nashville , TN
 

Whites Creek Greenway at Hartman Park Trailhead – 2801 Tucker Road. From I-440 west toward Memphis, merge onto I-40 east toward Nashville. Merge onto I-65 north toward Louisville. Exit onto Metrocenter Blvd via exit # 85. Take Metrocenter Blvd.

Nashville Greenway Trail - Whites Creek Greenway at Hartman Park Trailhead
2801 Tucker Rd
37218 Whites Creek , TN
 

Cook Day Use Area is a lakeside oasis in the hills of middle Tennessee, providing visitors with countless recreational activities on the lake and in the surrounding woods and grasslands.
Natural Features:

COOK DAY USE AREA on J. Percy Priest Lake
12230 OLD HICKORY BLVD.
37076 Hermtiage , TN
Phone: (615) 889-1975
 

Located in Madison at the terminus of Neely's Bend along the Cumberland River, Peeler Park Greenway offers over three miles of equestrian trail as well as nearly two miles of multi-use trail on this wildlife rich peninsula.

Peeler Park Horse Trails
2043 Neelys Bend Road
37115 Madison , TN
 

The amazing downtown riverfront space created for the residents and visitors of Nashville by Hargreaves Associates.

Cumberland Park
592 South 1st Street
37213 Nashville , TN
 

Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival

Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival
106 Main Street
37148 Portland , TN
Phone: 615-325-9032
 

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