Discover Nashville’s Best Attractions
If you’re in town for a country music concert at the Grand Ole Opry, choose the Country Inn & Suites, Nashville Airport East, TN. Our Music City hotel is close to other iconic venues as well, including the Bridgestone Arena and the Schermerhorn Symphony Center, both less than 10 miles away. If you’re looking for more family-oriented things to do, explore the exotic animal exhibits at the Nashville Zoo at Grassmere. Are you a history buff? The historic home of America’s seventh president lies less than five miles north of our hotel at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage. When you need a dose of adrenaline, join thousands of Tennessee Titans fans for a football game at Nissan Stadium downtown.
- Bridgestone Arena (9.7 miles)
Bridgestone Arena is one of Music City’s top venues for sports and entertainment. Get your tickets online for a Nashville Predators hockey game, or join 20,000 other screaming fans for a concert by a big-name music superstar like Katy Perry or Kenny Rogers.
Phone: +1 (615) 770-2040
- Grand Ole Opry (10.5 miles)
Often called the “home of American music,” the stage at the Grand Ole Opry has showcased the biggest and brightest country music stars for more than 90 years.
Phone: +1 (615) 871-6779
- Schermerhorn Symphony Center (9.5 miles)
Home to the Grammy Award–winning Nashville Symphony, the Schermerhorn Symphony Center is the go-to spot for jazz, pops, classical and world music concerts.
Phone: +1 (615) 687-6400
- Adventure Science Center (10 miles)
Inside this science center’s 44,000 square feet of space are 175 hands-on exhibitions designed to spark creativity as well as curiosity in scientific minds of all ages.
Phone: +1 (615) 862-5160
- Nashville Zoo at Grassmere (11 miles)
Bring your family to the Nashville Zoo at Grassmere to watch a soaring eagle, pet a baby kangaroo and rub the shell of a 70-year-old tortoise.
Phone: +1 (615) 833-1534
Museums and Tours:
- Andrew Jackson's Hermitage (5.5 miles)
Visit the 1,000-acre childhood home of the nation’s seventh president, Andrew Jackson, a man who rose from humble beginnings to lead the country.
Phone: +1 (615) 889-2941
- Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (10 miles)
See exhibits that honor country music stars both past and present at this Nashville treasure. Visitors may also catch a live performance, a film screening or an instrument demonstration.
Phone: +1 (615) 416-2001
- General Jackson Showboat (10.5 miles)
Cruise along the Cumberland River aboard the 274-foot General Jackson Showboat for a spectacular tour of Nashville, complete with dinner and live entertainment.
Phone: +1 (615) 458-3900
- Downtown Nashville (11 miles)
Catch a show at the historic Ryman Auditorium, explore the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, or tip back a brew at Rock Bottom Restaurant, all located in downtown Nashville. There are also plenty of local and brand-name retailers to explore, so save some space in your hotel room for shopping bags.
Phone: +1 (615) 743-3090
- Opry Mills (9.5 miles)
Opry Mills is the state’s largest mall. With more than 200 retailers like Forever 21 and J.Crew Factory Store, it’s easy to find exactly what you want.
Phone: +1 (615) 514-1000
Sports and Recreation:
- Hermitage Golf Course (6.5 miles)
Choose between two 18-hole courses at this award-winning golf facility, and play a few rounds while the course’s signature sheep roam the greens.
Phone: +1 (615) 847-4001
- Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort (2 miles)
Tackle 100 different zip lines and ropes course obstacles at Treetop Adventure Park, or cool down in this resort’s water park, located along the shores of Percy Priest Lake.
Phone: +1 (615) 889-7050
- Nissan Stadium (9.5 miles)
Celebrate a Tennessee Titans touchdown with more than 69,000 fellow fans at this state-of-the-art stadium. This facility is also home to numerous concerts and conventions throughout the year, so check the online calendar before you come to town.
Phone: +1 (615) 565-4200