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During our road trip adventures, we traveled to Nashville Tennessee to visit family.  Nashville isn’t just about music and BBQ – it is the home of some amazing American history.  In this post, I share a beautiful autumn visit to Cheekwood Estate and Gardens.

An Autumn Visit to Cheekwood Estate and Gardens

cheekwood collage by Bren Haas

My husband and I had so much fun down in Tennessee last Autumn with my Niece and her babies.  Cheekwood Estate and Gardens was the perfect place to take these kiddos.  There was plenty of space for the under 3-year-olds to run about and explore.   The collage above features a few of my favorite photos.

Slide Show from My Images

Here is my video I put together from images I took at the gardens and estate. It was a super fun day in Nashville with family.

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Autumn Visit to the Cheekwood Estate and Gardens

It is hard to believe only took over 500 photos at this scenic estate using my iPhone. The day was to be with family so I didn’t want my big bulky camera knocking around when I love holding my nieces’ children.  The images turned out GREAT!  Here are a few of my favorites.

cheekwood color in autumn
Mums Mixed with Spikes
Pumpkins
Purple and Orange Theme
Ferns and Pumpkins
Ferns in Shade Garden
stone work art
Mix Stone in Landscape
concrete in parking area
Found a Piece of Ohio
Cheekwood Estate
Front of Estate
pumpkin in birdbath
Creative Bird Bath
Herb Garden Container
terra cotta in herb garden
Autumn Container Ideas
Container Filled with Autumn Favorites
Wisteria Vine on Trellis
wisteria vine
Window at Estate with Trellis
cheekwood trellis
conifers and pumpkins
pumpkins in trellis
cheekwoodd gardens
Shrubs in Autumn at Cheekwood
White Berry Shrub
Herb Garden
Herb Garden
Shed in Woods
Hidden Shed in the Wood Forest
Art in Garden
Stepping Stone in Garden
landscape at cheekwoods
Gorgeous Conifers
Entrance to Cheekwood Estate and Garden Park
Colorful Gardens
train in the garden
Train Garden

About Cheekwood Estate and Gardens

Cheekwood is a 55-acre botanical garden and art museum located on the historic Cheek estate. Leslie Cheek worked C.T. Cheek & Sons—the largest wholesale grocery distribution conglomerate in the Southeast region of the United States. The couple built the estate in 1929. Leslie bought stock from the family member who happens to be creators and brewers of MAXWELL HOUSE COFFEE and TEA.  This investment helped build the estate and garden. Today, visitors enjoy family activities, programming for all ages and year-round festivals celebrating the four seasons. From 150,000 blooming bulbs in the spring to one million holiday lights in the winter.  We happen to visit in Autumn – which was spectacular! 

Map It

The drive to Cheekwood Estate and Garden was pretty easy. No Construction at the time and easy to get off the main highway around Nashville. Below is the map.

For additional information about this historic estate visit their website at Cheekwood Estate & Gardens.

Let’s Connect

I’d love to hear from you and if you’ve been to this amazing garden.  Be sure to comment on my post below or reach out on my contact page.

Happy Autumn Garden Touring,

Bren Haas

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