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Homeschool History Club

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Homeschool History Club

Join the Homeschool History Club and see for yourself why History ROCKS at Belle Meade Historic Site!

Since 2010, Middle Tennessee homeschooling families have joined our Homeschool History Club for social studies enrichment and resources. This one-of-a-kind program combines guided lessons, social interaction, hands-on activities, crafts, and games to create a unique learning experience for students.

“My kids love this program! They are excited to go every month and jump out of the car as soon as we arrive. Thank you to your staff for all their hard work making this program fun and educational for our family!” – Courtney, homeschool mom of 3

Each month’s Homeschool History Club meeting is different! Homeschool History Club Leaders pull resources from STEM subjects, visual arts, performing arts, music, and more to craft interactive social studies lessons. It’s guaranteed to be the most fun history lesson you’ve ever had!


Homeschool History Club Theme for 2021-2022: Time Travel!

Get ready for adventure as we explore world history from the age of dinosaurs to the age of automobiles! Each month, we’ll travel through time to a particular era, stopping to learn about the past through interactive games, crafts, and other hands-on learning activities. Collect stamps in your passport as we visit Ancient Greece, the Renaissance, the Victorian Era, and more! For a complete list of the monthly themes, please download our 2021-2022 Calendar.


Registration Details

Choose from three Homeschool History Club meeting days: Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday.

Each month the Homeschool History Club will meet on the second full week of the month. For a complete list of the meeting dates, please download our 2021-2022 Calendar

Students are enrolled in Homeschool History Club by grade level:

    • Grades 1-3
    • Grades 4-6 

Each grade level is limited to 15 students per day.

A welcome letter will be emailed to all participating families on April 1, 2021.


Membership, Fees, and Payment Options

Membership includes: Kick-off Family Picnic in August and nine (9) Homeschool History Club Meeting Days from September through May.

Registration Fee: $12 per student (paid when you register online)

Membership Fee: $135 per student for the school year 

You may select either of the payment options below at the Kick-Off Family Picnic in August and your full or first payment will be processed in September:

    • Pay your fee in nine (9) monthly installments of $15 per month per student.
    • Pay your fee in full and receive a $25 discount per student.

We are confident that you will love History Club, but we know that Homeschooling families’ plans may change, so we’ve made it easy to withdraw and request a refund by emailing our Education Department at [email protected]. More information will be provided in your registration packet.


Health and Safety at Homeschool History Club

Our Homeschool History Club Leaders are CPR/First Aid Certified with the American Red Cross and have also completed an online child safety course. All students and staff agree to our Code of Conduct and anti-bullying policies, and we take the care of your children very seriously.  

To keep ourselves and our community safe, we have opportunities for hand-washing and we regularly disinfect all surfaces. We provide each student with their own crafting supplies; items like crayons, scissors, and pencils are not shared between students. Until the Metro Nashville and Davidson County Department of Health and CDC recommendations change, we will require the use of face coverings/masks for all students and staff to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Homeschool History Club Leaders will keep their masks on at all times to protect your children. We will ask students to wear their masks and practice social distancing at all times. Students will eat lunch on-site; therefore, during lunch and at other appropriate times, we will utilize social distancing and outdoor spaces. We are hopeful that our current global health situation will improve soon; as it does, we will update our mask policy.  


Registration Links

History Club At Home

a group of people sitting at a picnic tableOur popular program, Homeschool History Club, is now being offered online for the 2020-2021 school year! Click on the “Join History Club at Home” button below to register and receive all-inclusive access to every grade level of social studies enrichment, including online learning videos filmed in the Mansion, exclusive printable activities and worksheets, and additional resources for at-home learning!

Special Offer: $15 per month for all-inclusive access for the 2020-2021 school year!

Click here for more information or if you have questions, please email [email protected].

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Tours for Families & Homeschool Groups

Belle Meade is now offering five new tours specifically designed for families and homeschool groups! Reservations are required in advance, so click the “Book a Family Tour” button below to learn more about each family tour option and book your group of up to 15 guests. Sorry, tickets for family tours are not available for day-of purchase at the Ticket Desk.

If you are interested in a specific family tour and it is not scheduled on the date you are planning to visit, please email to inquire about availability at [email protected]