From great food and music to historical buildings and speakeasies, there are so many great things to see and do in Nashville, Tennessee.

From great food and music to historical buildings and speakeasies, there are so many great things to see and do in Nashville, Tennessee.

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The Parthenon in Nashville, Tennessee is a full-scale replica of the original Parthenon in Athens, Greece. It was built in 1897 as part of the Tennessee Centennial Exposition.

The Parthenon in Nashville, Tennessee is a full-scale replica of the original Parthenon in Athens, Greece. It was built in 1897 as part of the Tennessee Centennial Exposition.

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Replica of The Parthenon in Nashville, TN.  It houses a full-size replica of the Athena statute that used to stand in the original Parthenon

Replica of The Parthenon in Nashville, TN. It houses a full-size replica of the Athena statute that used to stand in the original Parthenon

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Athena Parthenos is 41 feet, 10 inches tall. There are about 12 inches between the top of her helmet and the ceiling beams. Her weight is estimated at 12 tons. The statue of Nike, the goddess of victory, in Athena's right hand is 6 feet 4 inches tall. Nike holds a wreath of victory preparing to crown Athena.

Athena Parthenos is 41 feet, 10 inches tall. There are about 12 inches between the top of her helmet and the ceiling beams. Her weight is estimated at 12 tons. The statue of Nike, the goddess of victory, in Athena's right hand is 6 feet 4 inches tall. Nike holds a wreath of victory preparing to crown Athena.

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The Parthenon, Nashville, Tennessee. A full-scale replica of the original Parthenon in Athens. Built in 1897 as part of the Tennessee Centennial Exposition. Today the Parthenon, which functions as an art museum, stands as the centerpiece of Centennial Park, a large public park just west of downtown Nashville.

The Parthenon, Nashville, Tennessee. A full-scale replica of the original Parthenon in Athens. Built in 1897 as part of the Tennessee Centennial Exposition. Today the Parthenon, which functions as an art museum, stands as the centerpiece of Centennial Park, a large public park just west of downtown Nashville.

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The Parthenon - Nashville, TN, our neighboring state.  Love visiting Nashville.
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