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Cheekwood Estate & Gardens: Orchids in the Mansion

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Cheekwood

1200 Forrest Park Drive

Nashville, Tennessee 37205

Cheekwood Gardens are now open. The reopening will also extend to gardens that had been closed for renovations for the past several months including the beloved Blevins Japanese Garden and the much-anticipated Ann & Monroe Carell Jr. Family Sculpture Trail.

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 9 AM – 4:30 PM

Orchids in the Mansion

January 30, 2021 – March 01, 2021

In late winter, Cheekwood will present its third annual Orchids in the Mansion exhibit. The Historic Mansion & Museum Loggia, with a view out to Swan Lawn, will feature a colorful and creative display of orchids and an array of tropical foliage—presenting a stylized interpretation of a classical orangery. The exquisite displays will continue into several historic rooms and galleries. These natural interventions offer visitors a warm, welcoming display of horticulture during the coldest month of the year.

Link to this event: https://cheekwood.org/calendar/orchids-in-the-mansion/

Cheekwood is a 55-acre botanical garden and art museum located in Nashville, Tennessee on the historic Cheek estate.

Experience Cheekwood, the 55-acre estate built by the Maxwell House Coffee fortune in Nashville, Tennessee, and one of the finest examples of an American Country Place Era Estate in the United States. The Botanical Garden is a spectacular showcase of color and horticultural diversity with eleven specialty display gardens and stunning natural landscape. The Museum of Art has collections of Painting, Sculpture and Decorative Arts. Visitors can enjoy year-round family-friendly activities with four distinct festivals held during the year. From Cheekwood in Bloom with more than 100,000 tulips in the Spring, to a children’s wonderland of Christmas trees, Trains, Santa, live reindeer, and more during Holiday at Cheekwood, Cheekwood celebrates the seasons in style with something for everyone!

Link to the website: https://cheekwood.org

Image Credit: cheekwood.org

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