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Ryman Auditorium

263 locals recommend ·
About this place
A National Historic Landmark and Mother Church of Country Music, the Ryman is a Nashville icon. We are currently Pollstar Magazine's Theatre of the Year and the Academy of Country Music Venue of the Year.
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January 28, 2019
the venue that started it all. It was the Ryman -- “the Mother Church of Country Music” -- that first started attracting names like Hank Williams, Dolly Parton, and George Jones, securing Nashville’s status as the American center of country music. The Ryman remains a country music mecca, but as one…
October 23, 2018
Just off Broad is perhaps the best venue for smaller concerts in Nashville, The Ryman . Known as “The Mother Church of Country Music” it housed the Grand Ole Opry for many years and today is rebounding with big name artists from all genres. You can often get last minute tickets to shows from locals…
October 13, 2018
There's no such thing as a bad show at the Ryman.
Doug & Darolyn
Doug & Darolyn
October 6, 2018
The Ryman Auditorium is where the Grand Ole Opry originally began. It is the Church of Country Music and has daily tours. If you can ever get tickets for a performance there it is always worth your while.
October 4, 2018
The mother church of country music, literally the best place in the world to see an indoor live show.

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116 5th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37219
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