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Frist Center for Visual Arts

919 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3822
+1 615-244-3340
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
919 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3822
Downtown Nashville
+1 615-244-3340
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have always like paintings, sculpture, and drawings ..but never much on photography until now. The gallery at Frist was setting up the first floor and it was closed to the public. The second floor gallery was having a photo exhibition..great I thought...not really. However...More

Thank cabLouisville_KY
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in here just to have a look around. We only paid $6 each since one of the main exhibits was closed. The other exhibit was an exhibit of photography. It was interesting and somewhat educational. I would recommend seeing exhibits here. The gift...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A fellow reviewer said eat at the cafe and this was very good advice. The building is an old Art Deco repurposed post office. Fun to look around at the building. The gift shop is interesting and the galleries are small so your visit won't...More

Thank kedColorado
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fascinating photography exhibit, well-curated with plenty of information provided. I learned a lot. There was a family-oriented program going on in the top floor, so I skipped that area.

1  Thank Elana E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a dud; but the Cafe was wonderful! Good coffee and the most delicious dessert, teramisu! Many items are made right on premise; so they are fresh; and not loaded with chemicals. The art was only black and white photos; that were like snapshots!

Thank Nicki S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's normally $12 entry for an adult (under 18 are free) but I went the Monday which was President's Day and I got in for free. It's a fantastic space so I still left a donation. I saw college students get in free for certain...More

Thank cjudge109
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first wow is the adaptive reuse of a 1930s Postal Facility, which all of the wonderful decorative elements of the period. It is fantastic that the building was reused. To then reuse the building to house exhibits from other museums is a wonderful setting...More

Thank Often_on_road
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, well organized, carefully thought out experience for visitors of all kinds. You'll definitely find something of beauty or historical interest, or both. It's not exhausting or stuffy, like some museums. Kids are very welcome. This is my first trip to Nashville, and I'm glad...More

1  Thank Alice H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Frist in Nashville when my brother-in-law came to town. We thoroughly enjoyed all the exhibits. Irving Penn Photography was wonderful and the guide explained everything to us. Loved seeing the Mandala Sand Painting, too. We had a nice meal in the...More

Thank MSO70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for first time With 3 little kids they had great time It's was very nice clean friendly staff A lot of things for kids We will definitely go back .

Thank dritoniusa
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