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Plan Your Trip to the 2013 Idea House

General Information

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Open House Hours

  • June 29 – December 29, 2013
  • Closed October 23-25, 2013
  • Open Wednesday – Sunday
  • 9:00 am – 3:00 pm


  • 4133 Whites Creek Pike
  • Nashville, TN 37189

Ticket Prices

  • Adults: $12
  • Seniors 60+: $10
  • Children 6-15: $5
  • Children Under 6: Free Admission
  • Active Military: Free Admission
  • Retired Military: $10
  • Students: $10

Suggested Hotel

  • The Hermitage Hotel
  • 231 6th Avenue North
  • Nashville, TN 37219
  • Click here for more information »
  • Southern Living Hotel Collection
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
A portion of ticket proceeds will benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Click here to learn more.
While at Fontanel

After you tour the Southern Living Idea House, spend the afternoon touring the beautiful grounds of Fontanel! With delicious dining at Café Fontanella, The Woods Ampitheater music venue, the Mansion—former home of country music superstar Barbara Mandrell, hiking trails and more, there's so much to see! Visit www.fontanelmansion.com/ for more information.

Southern Living Biscuits & Jam

Join us for a summer concert series in the courtyard of the 2013 Southern Living Idea House

Sunday Evenings: July 7 – August 25

Artists include: Nikki Lane, Jana Kramer, THE FARM, Elizabeth Cook, Holly Williams, Brett Eldredge, Sarah Darling, and DUGAS

Doors open at 5:00 p.m.

Ticket Price: $15

Click Here for complete concert schedule and to purchase tickets »

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While in Nashville

Don't miss a beat while you're in Music City! Fill your to-do list with fantastic sights, sounds and tastes for an unforgettable trip. Visit the Nashville Visitor's Bureau website for other accommodations and must-see attractions to make the most of your stay.

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