Tour the lavishly decorated mansion and discover how holiday decorations evolved over the century from 1850-1950.
Civil War at Belle Meade Plantation
- Student 3rd Grade & up
A Soldier’s Story: Civil War at Belle Meade Plantation
Discover the Harding family’s involvement and experiences in the war and its aftermath. The focus of the tour is on life during the Civil War with discussion centering on Middle Tennessee. Students participate in an interactive game, while learning about the percentages of casualties from injury and illness during the Civil War. Choose the standard field trip option, or customize your Civil War experience. This program complements the classroom reading of “Sound the Jubilee”.