Open daily 8:30 am-5:00 pm from April 1 - October 15.

Open daily 9:00 am–4:30 pm from October 16 - March 31. 

Since opening in 1889, President Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage has welcomed over 15 million guests. Located just minutes from downtown Nashville, this charming National Historic Site encourages visitors to step back in time and learn more about the rich life of the 7th President of the United States. Guests are welcome to explore the 1,120 acres of majestic property, complete with many educational activities that the entire family will enjoy. The highlights of a visit to The Hermitage include: President Jackson’s mansion, beautiful grounds, the original Hermitage home, spectacular Southern gardens, a museum filled with historical information and artifacts, enslaved memorials, and much, much more. Wagon and intimate seasonal evening tours are also available.

Be sure to check out the new multimedia tour to further enhance your visit at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

             

 

 

 

 

General Admission

  • $19.00 Adults
  • $16.00 Seniors (Age 62)
  • $14.00 Students (13–18)
  • $ 9.00 Children (6–12)
  • FREE Active Military & Children (5 & under)

Groups (15 or more)

  • $15.00 Adults/Seniors (Age 62)
  • $ 10.00 High School & College Students
  • $ 7.00 Students (thru 8th grade)
  • $4.00 additional for Hermitage Audio Tour
  • FREE Each Chaperone/10 students
  • FREE Drivers & Escorts

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Don't forget to bring a camera, and be entered in a chance to win a Hermitage gift by becoming the photo of the month winner!

 

For more information on tickets, or general questions please call

615-889-2941

 

Additional Tours:

Slavery by Wagon Tour $11.00 (with paid admission)

The horse drawn wagon tour goes through the back of the field quarters, and gives you an inside look on what slavery was like during a 19th century farm.

 

 

Tulip Grove $5.00:

Completed in 1836, Tulip Grove was home to Andrew Jackson Donelson, Andrew Jackson's presidential secretary during his presidency, and his wife Emily, Jackson's niece and White  House hostess. The tour is based of the architecture of Andrew Jackson Donelson's home, and is a separate fee from The Hermitage. 

Tulip Grove is open Monday thru Friday at 2:00 PM

 

The Hermitage is open daily except Christmas and Thanksgiving Days. We will also be closed from January 21th-25th for staff training week. We apologize if that is not accommodating to some of our guests’ schedules and look forward to welcoming you to The Hermitage.

 

 Group Rates:

Advanced reservations are needed to qualify for the group rates. Contact us at:

615-889-2941 ext. 212
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Events

  • August 27August Book Club

     

    Looking for a reason to try a new book? Wish you knew more about local military history? Join other members of the community for the August Book Club at The Hermitage. Led by Erin Adams, Director of Public Programs, the group will meet at 10:00 am at the museum. The selected books reflect current scholarship on Tennessee, its military history, and takes a new look at many of its cherished heroes. Books can be purchased from websites like Amazon or Better World Books, or obtained through local booksellers or the public library.

    August 13—Tenneseans at War. By Tom Kanon. University of Alabama Press, 2014.

    August 27—Tennessee’s First Hero: John Sevier. By Gordon T. Belt. The History Press, 2014.

    The fee to participate is $5 per session. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, please call Director of Public Programs, Erin Adams at 615-889-2941 x211.

     

     
  • August 31Historic Chocolate at The Hermitage

    August 31—Judy Holland, Historic Chocolate at The Hermitage

    Historic Chocolate

    Interpreter Judy Holland will lead the public through the American Heritage Chocolate-developed program, highlighting the use of chocolate in early America and its specific uses at The Hermitage. Did you know chocolate was also a staple military ration? Discover what life on Jackson’s New Orleans campaign was like for the common soldier. Small samples of the special chocolate drink will be offered!

     
  • September 2Fall Yoga 9.2.2014

    Yoga at The Hermitage

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    Welcome cooler fall weather with the return of Yoga at The Hermitage! Meg Kipp of Yogassage in Donelson will again lead the classes through a variety of poses meant to energize and awaken mind and body in the beautiful park-like setting of Jackson’s historic plantation. Classes will be held every Tuesday night at 6:00 pm for ten weeks, beginning August 26. The ten-week series can be purchased for $130, or tickets are available by the week for $15 each. Children as young as 16 may participate without a parent. In addition to the regular ten sessions, a special, 90-minute full moon yoga practice will be held in September and October. This is a great opportunity for visitors and the local community alike to experience all the resources The Hermitage has to share. Participants are encouraged to provide their own mat, water, bug spray, and a light shawl or blanket. 

     
  • September 7To Avenge Fort Mims!: The Creek War

     

    Creek War

    September 7—Myers Brown, To Avenge Fort Mims!: The Creek War

    Historian Myers Brown discusses the battle between the Red Stick Creeks and the Mississippi Territory militia at Fort Mims, Alabama.

     
  • September 9Fall Yoga 09.09.2014

     

     Yoga at The Hermitage

    Welcome cooler fall weather with the return of Yoga at The Hermitage! Meg Kipp of Yogassage in Donelson will again lead the classes through a variety of poses meant to energize and awaken mind and body in the beautiful park-like setting of Jackson’s historic plantation. Classes will be held every Tuesday night at 6:00 pm for ten weeks, beginning August 26. The ten-week series can be purchased for $130, or tickets are available by the week for $15 each. Children as young as 16 may participate without a parent. In addition to the regular ten sessions, a special, 90-minute full moon yoga practice will be held in September and October. This is a great opportunity for visitors and the local community alike to experience all the resources The Hermitage has to share. Participants are encouraged to provide their own mat, water, bug spray, and a light shawl or blanket. 

     

     
  • September 14Saving The Hermitage: The Ladies Hermitage Association

    September 14—Saving The Hermitage: The Ladies Hermitage Association

    saving the LHA

    The Ladies Hermitage Association received its charter from the State of Tennessee in April 1889. In honor of the 125th anniversary of this visionary organization, join interpreters on a walking tour of The Hermitage grounds. Learn about Alfred Jackson’s role as caretaker, “Little” Rachel Jackson Lawrence’s commitment to family legacy, and the exciting begins of historic preservation in the United States.

     
  • September 16Fall Yoga 9.16.2014

     

     Yoga at The Hermitage

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    Welcome cooler fall weather with the return of Yoga at The Hermitage! Meg Kipp of Yogassage in Donelson will again lead the classes through a variety of poses meant to energize and awaken mind and body in the beautiful park-like setting of Jackson’s historic plantation. Classes will be held every Tuesday night at 6:00 pm for ten weeks, beginning August 26. The ten-week series can be purchased for $130, or tickets are available by the week for $15 each. Children as young as 16 may participate without a parent. In addition to the regular ten sessions, a special, 90-minute full moon yoga practice will be held in September and October. This is a great opportunity for visitors and the local community alike to experience all the resources The Hermitage has to share. Participants are encouraged to provide their own mat, water, bug spray, and a light shawl or blanket. 

     
  • September 21Birds of Prey

    September 21— David Haggard of Tennessee State Parks, Birds of Prey

    Birds of Prey

    The Hermitage cares for 1120 protected acres of forest and field. Over time, many species of bird, mammal, and reptile have found sanctuary on these grounds. The Tennessee State Parks present birds of prey that are native to Tennessee, and present them to the public. They will focus on their habitats, their relationship to humans, and the cultural importances they hold.

     
  • September 23Fall Yoga 9.23.2014

     

     Yoga at The Hermitage

    Buy Tickets

    Welcome cooler fall weather with the return of Yoga at The Hermitage! Meg Kipp of Yogassage in Donelson will again lead the classes through a variety of poses meant to energize and awaken mind and body in the beautiful park-like setting of Jackson’s historic plantation. Classes will be held every Tuesday night at 6:00 pm for ten weeks, beginning August 26. The ten-week series can be purchased for $130, or tickets are available by the week for $15 each. Children as young as 16 may participate without a parent. In addition to the regular ten sessions, a special, 90-minute full moon yoga practice will be held in September and October. This is a great opportunity for visitors and the local community alike to experience all the resources The Hermitage has to share. Participants are encouraged to provide their own mat, water, bug spray, and a light shawl or blanket. 

     

     
  • September 26Naturalization Ceremony

     

    Naturalization ceremony

    The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson, will host the U.S. District Court’s annual naturalization ceremony on September 26, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. As the child of Irish immigrants, a veteran of the American Revolution, and the seventh President of the United States, Andrew Jackson’s home is a unique site for such a ceremony. Jackson himself once reflected that “Americans are not a perfect people, but we are called to a perfect mission.” New citizens will be sworn in by the United States Court for the Middle District of Tennessee on the front lawn of Jackson’s beloved home. 

     

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