Private Use of the Parthenon

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Musicians Corner 2016 Season

Join us in 2016 for our Seventh Season

Centennial Park Master Plan

Preview the revitalization of Centennial Park.


The Parthenon Speakers Bureau

Looking for an interesting program for your next meeting? We may have the solution...

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The Conservancy is participating in this charitable giving day to help us raise much-needed unrestricted dollars and celebrate the good work of all Middle Tennessee nonprofits.

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Read Sylvia Rapoport and Jerry Atnip's Opinion Piece in The Tennessean

"The smartphone, along with every image recording device humankind has created, is a tool, much like the chisels the sculptors used to build the original Parthenon."

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Excited for @IntersectionCME Nashville's contemporary classical music ensemble to be at Kidsville this Saturday!
Jun 15th


12:11 PM May 29th
Please join us today from 12-5 PM in beautiful Centennial Park for a fabulous day of free @muscornernash music, Kidsville, Dogville, food trucks, and more
10:05 AM May 28th
Today is Bike To Work Day, and what a beautiful day it is. @walkbikenash
10:48 AM May 24th
The Mars Molecule Project has been a big hit.
10:33 AM May 24th
"It’s as easy to fall in love with these guys as it was with the Buena Vista Social Club" - Newsweek. Don't miss Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars performance + documentary screening tonight at @citywinerynsh , presented by @muscornernash
9:08 AM May 23rd
We love a good picnic in the Park.
11:24 AM May 20th
#Repost @visitmusiccity with @repostapp . &#12539 ;&#12539 ;&#12539 ; What's your #MusicCityMuse ? Today we feature @philip447 's #MusicCityMuse . Share your photos of Nashville with #MusicCityMuse for a chance to be featured.
8:42 AM May 19th
The Parthenon was lit up in blue last night to raise awareness for neurofibromatosis @childrenstumor
11:08 AM May 18th
The Parthenon will be lit in blue tonight to raise awareness for neurofibromatosis, a genetic neurological condition. Please consider donating to the Children's Tumor Foundation @childrenstumor in honor of NF Awareness month.
11:01 AM May 17th
#Repost @muscornernash Is it grilled cheese weather or what? Join us today from 12 to 5 and enjoy food trucks like @thegrilledcheeserie and free music from @rrtfb Robert Randolph, @andydavismusic , @carolineglaser and many more. Plus Kidsville, Dogville, local artisans and the MC Pub.
9:46 AM May 14th
Don't forget to take advantage of free parking for our Saturday events; or skip parking all together and take a @lyft . Use the code MC16 if you're a new user.
9:44 AM May 14th
#Repost @johnnytnash What a beautiful night to move into our permanent @muscornernash home
5:50 PM May 13th
What are you doing after work today? Stop by Musicians Corner and grab drinks, a delicious meal from one of our food trucks, and enjoy some stripped down acoustic music from Emerson Hart, Jason Eskridge, Fairfield Four and more. Remember, it's &#8234 ;#‎nashstreetfoodmonth&#8236 ;. The fun starts at 5 and goes until 9.
11:38 AM May 13th
Musicians Corner's Spring 2016 Season is finally here! Head to their new permanent home for the debut of Acoustic Friday Nights, with Emerson Hart, gospel legends Fairfield Four, Jillian Jacqueline and Chasing Lovely, plus food trucks, the MC Pub, local artisans, Dogville, Kidsville and more. See the calendar for details.
9:20 AM May 13th
#Repost @nashvillethebeautiful &#12539 ;&#12539 ;&#12539 ; Its foundation was laid in 1895, it was made a permanent structure in 1925, Athena was unveiled in 1990, and it stands as one of Nashville's most unique and memorable structures in 2016. We love the Parthenon! (source: #NashvilletheBeautiful
8:27 AM May 13th
Bring the kids to Musicians Corner's Friday and Saturday events and enjoy a free photo booth, lawn games, balloon animals and more. Don't forget to take advantage of Kidsville at the Parthenon every Saturday from 11-11:45. @nashvilleparent @nowplayingnashville
1:10 PM May 12th
#Repost @visitmusiccity What's your #MusicCityMuse ? Today we feature @mchumyer 's #MusicCityMuse of The Parthenon. Share your photos of Nashville with #MusicCityMuse for a chance to be featured.
11:53 AM May 11th
"Free outdoor music in a beautiful, easy-to-reach setting, fun kids' activities, a dog-friendly atmosphere and free parking. Plus, there are food trucks and beer — what more could you want?" Thanks @tennesseannews see you this Friday and Saturday
11:28 AM May 11th
Instagram Photo
11:44 AM May 9th
Our beautiful Athena, up in lights on @thenashvillesign
12:45 PM May 8th
Kidsville's musical meet & greet with Thomas Rose at Looby Community Center was a smash hit! Thanks for making music with us.
1:33 PM May 5th
Thanks Nashville Predators Foundation for generously supporting our free Kidsville program. Wishing the best of luck to the @predsnhl in tonight's big playoff game. #predspride
11:50 AM May 3rd
The #bigpayback is finally here! Donate to @conservancynash and help us raise some much-needed funds on this wonderful charitable giving day. Visit to get started.
9:21 AM May 3rd
Tomorrow is the &#8234 ;#‎Bigpayback&#8236 ;! It's a community-wide, 24-hour online giving challenge hosted by @communityfoundationmidtn The Conservancy is participating in this charitable giving day to help us raise much-needed unrestricted dollars and celebrate the good work of all Middle Tennessee nonprofits. Each donation to The Conservancy will make us eligible for additional bonus donations throughout the day from The Community Foundation, so your gift on would be greatly appreciated. Visit to participate.
10:03 AM May 2nd
The Big Payback is a community-wide, 24-hour online giving challenge hosted by the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Please donate to the The Conservancy on May 3. #bigpayback @communityfoundationmidtn
12:05 PM Apr 28th
Hot day? Cool off in Centennial Park
11:19 AM Apr 27th
Read Jerry Atnip and Sylvia Rapoport's opinion piece in the Tennessean "Celebrating the Art of Photography in Smart Phone Culture," and join us for the latest Parthenon Series Conversations on Art and Architecture with Billy Frist and @jerryatnip tonight at 7 PM.
9:54 AM Apr 26th
Please join us for free Kidsville activities from 11 AM to 6 PM today at the Nashville Earth Day Festival in Centennial Park
7:16 AM Apr 23rd
Kidsville at the Parthenon ventured outside on Saturday, and what a gorgeous day it was. Join us this Saturday for a special #earthday celebration!
2:05 PM Apr 18th
Make sure to visit the #marsmoleculeproject , which is here until June. #marsmoleculesnashville
3:11 PM Apr 15th
Join us at the Parthenon on Tuesday, April 26 for “The Fourth Dimension in Photography,” a conversation with celebrated photographer @jerryatnip and art collector Billy Frist. See our calendar page for details.
1:16 PM Apr 14th
Check out Musicians Corner's Spring 2016 Season Main Stage Artist Lineup.
3:01 PM Apr 12th
Join us Thursday at 6 PM for the Parthenon Symposium "From Hamilton To Hercules: Greek Vases in Popular Culture." Reservations are required and can be made by calling (615) 862-8431.
2:24 PM Apr 11th