Frist Center for the Visual Arts

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919 Broadway (at 9th Ave S)
Nashville, TN 37203
(866) 683-4978
Art Museum, Art Gallery
Mon–Wed, Sat: 10:00 AM–5:30 PM Thu–Fri: 10:00 AM–9:00 PM Sun: 1:00 PM–5:30 PM

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  • Warhol Live is an absolute must see!
  • Hear that music? Just 4 blocks away is the GRAMMY award winning Nashville Symphony at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center
  • Great place for stocking stuffers
  • This art-deco style museum formerly the town's post office offers exhibits of local, regional and international artists.
  • They were among the first museums to do a textile show. Now all of the museums are doing textile shows.
  • The Rembrandt Exhibit is fantastic!
  • great place for the Visual Arts
  • Individual memberships start at only $45/yr. A bargain!
  • The Norman Rockwell exhibit is terrific
  • Do not miss 30 Americans!
  • If you are visiting on the weekend, you can park in the post office spaces for free.
  • A great venue for seminars and conferences.
  • Love the grilled chicken wrap & salad for lunch.
  • With an exhibitions schedule that has new exhibits in the Art Deco building every 6 to 8 weeks, you will always see something new. Also has a wonderful Cafe and live music in the lobby.
  • Snooze fest- a couple hours of your life you won't get back.
  • The have a QR code to listen to audio tours on your smart phone--free
  • What is the most creative, spiritual or emotional place in Nashville? Cumberland Gallery: "Frist Center for the Visual Arts."
  • Couture exhibit is great, but takes a long time especially if you read the booklet as you view the exhibit.
  • Be sure to watch the documentary in the Chihuly exhibit in which you see how the magnificant glass works are created.
  • Grab a glass of wine in the cafe and check out the free music on Thursday and Friday nights from 6-8. Music is free. Wine is not.