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Architectural Tour of the Parthenon

Architectural Tour of the Parthenon

Duration:1 hour total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Hi, my name is Emily! I am a native Nashvillian, born and raised in East Nashville. I fell in love with Nashville’s Parthenon at a young age, and always felt inspired by Nashville’s reputation as the “Athens of the South.” In college, I studied Greek and Roman History, and received a BA in Classical Civilizations with a Minor in Ancient Greek from University of Tennessee, Knoxville. I have…
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What we’ll do

We will meet up to enjoy an exterior tour of the Parthenon, learning about the art critical interpretations of the Parthenon’s architecture and the political and historical significance of the original Athenian structure, as well as a brief history on its relation and significance to the city of Nashville.

What else you should know

The tour will last 30-45 minutes, and will focus on the exterior architecture of the Parthenon. I encourage you to go on a self-guided tour to see the statue of Athena inside, as well as the Park's art museum. If you feel you may need it, bring SPF, bug spray and any appropriate weather gear.

Where you'll be

We will visit Nashville's Parthenon for an exterior architectural tour. You will learn about the importance of the Parthenon to Nashville, and to Athens, and more about why Nashville is called the "Athens of the South."

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

The tour will last 30-45 minutes, and will focus on the exterior architecture of the Parthenon. I encourage you to go on a self-guided tour to see the statue of Athena inside, as well as the Park's art museum. If you feel you may need it, bring SPF, bug spray and any appropriate weather gear.

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Architectural Tour of the Parthenon
New experience
£13/person
New experience
£13/person