Ask questions and take full advantage of The Hermitage’s friendly and well trained staff.

The majority of your tour will be spent outdoors so dress comfortably according to the weather.  And don't forget comfortable shoes.

To fully enjoy your tour plan on spending anywhere from two to four hours at The Hermitage. Note that the last tickets to tour the mansion are sold at 4:30 p.m.

Food and drink are not permitted in the Andrew Jackson Visitor Center or in the Hermitage mansion, except water bottles with the lids tightly sealed.

If you plan on bringing your own lunch, picnic tables are available in the courtyard outside the Andrew Jackson Visitor Center and at the Hermitage Church.

You are welcome to bring your camera and video camera, but please note that photography and video recording are not permitted in the Hermitage mansion and in the Andrew Jackson Visitor Center Gallery.

For your safety and security, all backpacks, camera bags, and large bags must remain in your vehicle. Any items worn or carried are subject to search.