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Current Exhibits

Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City Presented by Citi

Bob Dylan’s decision to record in Nashville in 1966 provided a major catalyst for bringing many others to what must have seemed like a very unlikely destination in the politically polarized sixties. In spite of its reputation as a conservative town, removed from the main trends in popular music, Nashville…

Sing Me Back Home

The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum's core, permanent exhibit tells the story of country music from its pre-commercial roots in the nineteenth century through its vibrant life today. This exciting, multi-layered experience includes artifacts, photographs, original recordings, archival video, newly produced films, touchscreen interactive media, and beautifully rendered…

Ronnie Milsap: A Legend In My Time

One of the genre’s most consistent and enduring artists, Ronnie Milsap emerged in the 1970s and went on to score 35 Billboard #1 country hits, win six  Grammys and register major crossover hits on the Top 40, Adult Contemporary and even R&B Charts. This exhibit will feature artifacts including: Stage…

Tanya Tucker: Strong Enough To Bend

Tanya Tucker’s talent blossomed early, despite being born into poverty in Texas and raised in ramshackle apartments and trailers in Arizona, Utah, and Nevada. She began performing on local shows at age six, and within years was a regular on a Phoenix TV program.  A Las Vegas agent sent a…

The Rymer Gallery Presents Jeff Grady

The Rymer Gallery The Rymer Gallery is one of the largest contemporary art galleries in downtown Nashville and a core member of the popular arts destination 5th Avenue of the Arts. Established in 2007, the gallery specializes in contemporary fine art from emerging and established artists while fostering work that…

Fiddlin John Carson: Champion Georgia Bow Man

Fiddlin’ John Carson was a country music pioneer on radio and record. Born in northern Georgia around 1868, Carson played on Atlanta’s WSB in 1922, making him one of the earliest country acts on radio. A year later, the popular performer and fiddling contest champion made history with his first…

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