Events for November 1 - 3, 2013Open: Sunday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Open: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Open: 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
May 24 - November 10 LIGHT: Bruce Munro at Cheekwood - SPECIAL CLOSING WEEK HOURS! Open EVERY night until 11pm!
Through January 5, 2014 More Love: Art, Politics and Sharing since the 1990s
October 5 - November 2 More Love Pop-Up Gallery
November 2 El Día de los Muertos
11:00am - 5:00pm
Come celebrate with us at our 14th annual Día de los Muertos festival. In recognition of this Latin American holiday, Cheekwood will bring the traditions of Mexico to Nashville. We’ll celebrate with lively music and dance, vibrant art activities and authentic Mexican food. Learn about the culture of our Latin American neighbors as you explore the beautiful altar displays, shop in the bustling Mexican marketplace, and enjoy the fine cuisine from local bakeries and restaurants. Click here for a full schedule of the day’s events!
Special Lectures and Tours
November 2 Guided Museum Tours
11:00am – Collection & Exhibition Tour
Learn about the Museum’s collections and current exhibition, More Love.
1:00pm – House & History Tour
Learn about the design and construction of the mansion and grounds in the early 20th century, and explore Cheekwood’s place in the American Country Place Estate Era.
Tours are free and no reservation is required. All tours begin in the Museum Foyer.
November 3 Guided Museum Tour
1:00pm – House and History: Cheekwood as a Country Place Estate
Cheekwood is one of the nation’s finest examples of a Country Place Estate. Join one of our expert docents to discover the history of the Cheek family and explore Cheekwood’s place in the country estate era. Tours are free and no reservation is required. All tours begin in the Museum lobby.