Sri Ganesha Temple is the only full-scale Hindu temple in the greater Nashville area. Nestled in the foothills on the West side of Nashville, the temple is one of the most unusual and beautiful sites along Old Hickory Boulevard. In addition to temple worship, the location also serves as the headquarters for the Hindu Culture Center of Tennessee. For the Hindu community in Nashville, the temple provides Hindu Vedic religious education as well as children's language classes in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Bengali. Tours of the temple are encouraged, but must be scheduled at least a day in advance. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Like all the Masjids in the world Salahadden Center and Mosque of Nashville, also hold prayer services five times a day. They have a Friday evening lecture service on the Koran separately for women and men. Friday services are held in English and Kurdish. Sunday school and Summer schools are held for children while there are many youth programs held as well. Apart from festivals and rituals being held in the Mosque, family counseling is alos an important part of the Salahadden Center and Mosque of Nashville.
These days, children seem to be spending too much time watching television. But Bellevue Recreation Center is sure to lure your kids away from the electronic babysitter. There's a full-scale community playground with wooden forts and old train cars for kids to explore. Older kids can climb Bellevue Mountain, a large mound of dirt and brush. There are also enough swings, seesaws and slides to keep youngsters busy for hours. And while the children have a nice time, adults can relax in the shaded pavilion.
Christ Church Nashville is located in South Nashville and serves both South Nashville and parts of West Nashville. The church offers a full range of educational ministries for children, youth, young adults, men, women and seniors including Sunday morning classes, Men's Fraternity and women's ministries. The church also provides a variety of special outreach ministries including programs to feed the homeless, provide help for expectant mothers, outreach to the deaf community and services for the Hispanic community. Christ Church also hosts Image Productions, a visual and fine arts outlet for local artists interested in producing works related to their faith. Service times and event information is available on the church's website. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Crossroads Ranch is situated on more than 75 acres of beautiful landscape just south of Nashville in the Nolensville, Tennessee area. The ranch offers top quality riding lessons in a variety of lengths all based on the value of learning how to relate with horses based on the principals of trust, respect, unity and expectations. Crossroads includes miles of scenic riding trails, five primitive campsites, round pens, holding pens, and a confidence course. In addition to offering lessons, Crossroads also provides a quality boarding option for horses in the Middle Tennessee area.
Located in Cottontown, Tennessee, King Homestead is a charming home built in 1798 by William King. The reason behind William King's idea of constructing a log home was quite touching. He wanted it to be his first home after his marriage to Caroline Hassell. For over a century, this place has remained in the King family. Now called New Moon Farm, it is home to Floyd T. and Sally Geer since 1958, and has undergone renovation as well as features on the National Register of Historic Places.
Take in the breathtaking views of Nashville and it's surrounding area from basket of a hot air ballon. B&L Ballooning has been operating since 1985, with over 2,000 hours of flying time under their belts. The balloon reaches an altitude of roughly 3,000, depending on the day, and rides last anywhere from an hour to an hour and a half. Perfect for a romantic date, anniversary or just because, B&L Ballooning is sure have your significant other swooning.
This serene 42 mile long, 14,000 acre lake was created thanks to the J. Percy Priest Dam, completed in 1968. A convenient 15 minute drive from downtown Nashville makes this lake popular among outdoor enthusiasts. The vast array of recreational activities include boating, fishing, swimming, camping, hiking, biking, horse back riding and much, much more. With marinas located around the lake, boaters will find easy access to the water.
Established in 2002, the Lane Motor Museum in Nashville began with the donation of 70 vehicles from avid car enthusiast, Jeff Lane. Since its inception, the LMM has come to acquire over 300 unique and rare automobiles to the delight of visitors. Housed in the former Sunbeam Bakery, this large, 40,000 foot warehouse perfectly showcases one-of-a-kind vehicles like a 1975 Maserati Bora which can go 0-60mph within six and a half seconds and tops out at 165mph. The indoor kid's play area is a great distraction for the little ones while parents enjoy looking around.
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Established in 1877, the Grace Episcopal Church is one of the oldest churches in the city. The majestic church building was designed by noted architect P.J.Williamson, and constructed in the Carpenter Gothic Style. The well-maintained edifice has numerous striking features including the stained glass windows and original woodwork. There have been numerous additions to the original structure over the years to enhance its beauty.
Cool down at Nashville's hottest water theme park. Ride the
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Besides serving as an auditorium for events and the like,
The Nashville War Memorial Auditorium is also an important and well recognized historical landmark. Overseen by TPAC, the auditorium is used for events, productions, performances, concerts and even private ...
Before you tour the Music City, you need a game
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