Country Music Hall of Fame


Film: National Life Grand Ole Opry (1967)

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 11:00am

The National Life and Accident Insurance Company sponsored this syndicated television series beginning in 1965. Produced by WSM-TV, the shows featured performances by Opry members and invited guests. By 1967, the program was broadcast in at least eighteen major cities, including Detroit, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Atlanta, St. Louis, Pittsburgh, and Houston. This full-color episode features performances by Buddy Emmons, Tommy Jackson & the Tennessee Travelers, Bobby Lord, Bill Monroe, Kenny Price, and Jeannie Seely.

The film is screened in the Museum's Ford Theater and has a run time of 30 minutes.

Admission is included with Museum ticket or Museum membership. Seating is limited.