Country music has come a long way, but you dont have to go very far to learn all about your favorite stars. Turn your RV toward Nashville, Tennessee and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Thats where country music fans can learn about legends like Brenda Lee and Hank Williams, while reveling in the art form that made Nashville a music epicenter.
Since 1961, the Country Music Association has been honoring the very best in country music. That tradition led quickly to the Country Music Hall of Fame, where fascinating multimedia exhibits now showcase the lives and music of the stars. Check the Hall of Fames website as youre planning your vacation to learn which live performances and autograph sessions you can also enjoy during your visit.
The Hall of Fame and Museum building, located on Fifth Street in Nashville, is a visual vacation in itself. Your camera wont stop clicking as you record the excitement of this impressive structure. Spend time soaking up the sights and sounds of country musics home by spending at least a day roaming the Hall of Fame, as well as watching live performances and collecting autographs.
One fascinating side trip while visiting the Country Music Hall of Fame is a tour of historic RCA Studio B. Learn how great country songs were recorded there by legends like Elvis Presley.
What Else Can I See in Nashville?
If youve never been to Nashville, youll soon learn why its the country music capital of world! Historic Ryman Auditorium, just steps from the Country Music Hall of Fame, was the original home of the Grand Ole Opry. Todays Opry is equally popular with Nashville-bound RV campers, so be sure to reserve your tickets and get in on the act.
Honkytonks featuring the hottest in country music abound near the Hall of Fame. And if youd like to experience the zenith of country music enjoyment, plan your trip to coincide with the CMA Music Festival in June.
Where Can I Camp in Nashville?
Coming to Nashville by RV is a great choice, because Music City boasts plenty of comfortable campgrounds. Two favorites among RV campers are Yogi Bears Jellystone Park Resort and Two Rivers Campground, both conveniently close to Nashville area attractions. Nashville Country RV Park, north of downtown in Goodlettsville, can also arrange a tour of the Country Music Hall of Fame and other area attractions.
Will I Be Able to Park?
Nashvilles country music tourism means youll find plenty of places to park around the Museum. Public lots behind the Country Music Hall of Fame are RV-friendly, if you dont plan to bring your own vehicle. Get in touch with ParkitDowntown.com to find your best parking options.
Theyre making great music down in Nashville, Tennessee, and you can be a part of it! Pack your favorite country music fans in your RV and head for Nashville for a magical trip to the Country Music Hall of Fame.