Let the Mother Church move you.
If you’ve ever tapped your toes, appreciated a great story or hummed along with a favorite tune, you owe it to yourself to tour Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. It’s known as the Mother Church of Country Music, and it’s one of American music’s most treasured landmarks for a reason: visitors tell us they can just feel the musical magic and the deep history in this place—and that’s before our tour even begins.
Join us for a guided Backstage Tour or a Self-Guided Tour and experience the Ryman your way!
Extended hours available on select evenings. Tours available daily from 9 AM to 4:30 PM with the last last ticket sold at 4 PM. Backstage tours will end at 3 PM on Nov. 17, 20, 23, 24, 27 & 30. There will be no Backstage Tours on Nov. 8, 14, 15 & 18. There will be no Backstage Tours on Nov. 21, 28 & 29. All Ryman tours will be closed on Nov. 22.