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Black History in Nashville

Nashville is filled with ways to explore Black History. 

Black-Owned Businesses

Support local Black-owned businesses in Nashville.

More Black-Owned Businesses:
Art

The Moving Canvas
facebook.com/TheMovingCanvas

Woodcuts Gallery
woodcutsfineartgallery.com

Food/Drink

City Farm Co.
cityfarmco.com

Ed's Fish House
edsfishhouse.com

Germantown Pub
thegermantownpub.com

Helen's Hot Chicken
helenshotchicken.com

HiFi Cookies
hificookies.com

Ivory Cotton Bar
ivorycottonbarorganic.com

Kernels Gourmet Popcorn
kernelsnashville.com

Prince's Hot Chicken
princeshotchicken.com

Retail

Alkebu-Lan Images
alkebulanimages.com

Clarity
theclarityshop.com

JazzNash Mobile Shoetique
jazzynash.com

Live Above
liveabove.co

Night Train
Did You Know?

From legendary performers to influential leaders, learn interesting facts about Nashville's Black History.

Fisk University
Nashville's Historically Black Colleges & Universities

Discover stories behind Nashville's Historically Black Colleges and Universities that gave educational opportunities for many African Americans who were once legally denied an education.

United Street Tours
Ways to Explore Black History in Nashville

Take a tour or explore historic sites and attractions to learn the significant role that African Americans played in the growth and development of Nashville.

Nashville History

Explore Nashville's past and learn about the history of the state capital of Tennessee.

Thompson Hotel - Corner King
Book a Room

Start planning your trip by looking for the perfect place to stay in Nashville. Lodging comes with amenities to make your stay exceptional.

View the online African American Guide to Nashville at TAAGTN.net.

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