Private Use of the Parthenon

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Musicians Corner 2015 Season

Join us in 2015 for our Fifth Anniversary Season

Centennial Park Master Plan

Preview the revitalization of Centennial Park.


The Conservancy is launching a set of free educational offerings The Parthenon Series: Conversations on Art and Architecture

Join us May 19 at 7 PM at the Parthenon for the first in a new series, Why Classical Architecture Matters, featuring local architects Kem Hinton, Sharon Pigott, and Manuel Zeitlin, with WPLN's Blake Farmer moderating.

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Artists Band Together To Support Musicians Corner

On February 7th, our program, Musicians Corner, hosted a SOLD OUT benefit concert at W.O. Smith Music School. The evening was a night to remember with duet performances by some of Nashville's finest talent. Thank you to all who joined us for a wonderful evening.

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"War Wounds" Exhibit at The Parthenon until May 31st

The Parthenon is pleased to announce a new exhibition to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of America's Civil War (1861-1865). Featuring the paintings of Nashville artist, Dane Carder, thirteen of which are interpretations of Civil War surgeon Reed Bontecou's documentary photographs of his patients taken 1863-1866.

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Band Together For Musicians Corner

Join us on Saturday, February 7 at W.O. Smith for Band Together, the first annual fundraiser featuring an evening of music & community supporting our program, Musicians Corner.

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RT @collectingtnart : Why Classical Architecture Matters, May 19, 7 pm, hosted by @conservancynash @flakebarmer @KemHinton @ManuelZeitlin
May 12th


Submit your best Centennial Park holiday photos to win a photo shoot with Juan Pont Lezica! For more information see our website!
12:34 PM Dec 8th
It was such a pleasure to celebrate our wonderful Mayor Karl Dean for the Joe Kraft Humanitarian Award yesterday. May we all follow his example and give others respect and dignity!
10:21 AM Nov 14th
We are so thrilled to present our annual Gala, Designs in Elegance, this evening at The Parthenon to celebrate all of our wonderful supporters!
4:48 PM Nov 1st
Cool new tees to benefit the Centennial Park Master Plan from Project 615!
1:41 PM Aug 25th
This morning's press conference marks the beginning of the project to daylight Cockrill Spring! We're so grateful for the support from the community and Mayor Karl Dean on this major restoration initiative for Nashville's central park!
9:33 AM Aug 8th
Have a safe and happy Fourth of July, Nashville!
9:28 AM Jul 4th
Join us for the LAST Musicians Corner of the Spring! Music, food trucks, Kidsville, Dogville, and more! This Saturday 12 - 5pm at Centennial Park!
1:59 PM Jun 25th
Special thanks to @LauraLeaBalanced for making our day a little sweeter!
2:37 PM Jun 5th
Our parade with @HalfBrass and the stilt walker outside the Parthenon this afternoon was an absolute blast! Please consider supporting The Conservancy today for the #BigPayback , by going to
11:26 AM May 6th
We loved being on-site for our program, @muscornernash ' Spring Season Kickoff! We talked to so many wonderful people about the Master Plan to restore Centennial Park! We're grateful for your support during the #BigPayback on Tuesday!
6:02 PM May 3rd
Did you know on this day, 117 years ago, The Tennessee Centennial and International Exposition began in Nashville to Celebrate 100 years of Tennessee in the union? Help us maintain our wonderful park's history by supporting The Conservancy during the #BigPayback on May 6th!
6:53 AM May 1st
We collect personal memories of Centennial Park for Metro Archives. This is one of our favorites. #parthenon #centennialpark #nashville #kite #family Please support us during the Big Payback on May 6th to help us to continue to maintain this wonderful urban green space, so that you and your family can make memories here for generations to come.
8:48 AM Apr 29th
Only 7 days until The Big Payback! "Support for The Conservancy ensures that the Parthenon and Centennial Park will continue to be a place for fun, a place for music, a place for art and a place for the community. The Parthenon and Centennial Park are two beloved venues where people with a passion for history, culture, the arts and the great outdoors." - President, Sylvia Rapoport. For more information, please visit #BigPayback #nashville #parthenon #centennialpark
7:21 AM Apr 28th
Tomorrow we celebrate Earth Day! Nashville kicked off the festivities Saturday with the Earth Day Festival in Centennial Park! #BigPayback #EarthDay
8:47 AM Apr 21st
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6:40 AM Apr 21st
Centennial Park has been a meeting place for friends since 1903. We love this photo taken at Lake Watauga during the 1970's! Help us continue to preserve this Nashville gem by supporting us during the Big Payback on May 6th at #BigPayback #Nashville #CentennialPark #70s #vintage
10:12 AM Apr 16th
Yesterday was a beautiful day to be in Centennial Park! Lots of breeze for the kites and sun for the flowers! #BigPayback
10:43 AM Apr 14th
Striking image of the Parthenon by Alden Curtis. Help us continue to preserve the Parthenon by supporting The Conservancy during the #BigPayback . #nashville #parthenon #centennialpark #architecture
7:28 AM Apr 4th
@allyray took this incredible photo of the Parthenon over the weekend. We're looking forward to more blue skies & sunny days in the park! #theparthenon #centennialpark #nashville #bigpayback
2:17 PM Mar 25th
We are looking forward to a cleaner Lake Watuaga! For a update on the dredging project, visit:
10:43 AM Mar 17th