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Southern Food Traditions

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Southern Food Traditions | From $40 | 60 minutes | Exclusively on Saturdays



Take an outdoors walking tour to discover the roots of many iconic Southern culinary traditions. Historically, Belle Meade had a rich history of entertaining large crowds of guests from across the country. Supported by a two-story Smoke House, a stream-powered Dairy, and expansive fruit trees and gardens, Belle Meade’s culinary traditions were firmly planted in the cultural diversities of the South. This is the tour where culture and agriculture meet! Food samples included.

Please note: Please arrive 30 minutes before scheduled tour time.

Not designed to be a substitute for a meal.

This tour will enter the historic kitchen of the Mansion.

Tickets are only valid for the date and time purchased.

This tour only operates on Saturdays.


  • 60 minutes

Wheelchair Access

The grounds are wheelchair accessible and the first floor of the Mansion is also wheelchair accessible with a ramp to the side porch. Please bring your own wheelchair, walker, cane, or scooter to ensure your comfort. There is an elevator that provides service between the lower and upper levels of the Visitor Center.