Know Before You Go
We’re excited to hear you are planning to visit to the Museum. Here are some helpful resources to help you get here, find a place to stay if needed, and help you navigating the Museum, our policies, and find answers to some of our most common questions.
Shopping, Dining & Entertainment
Visiting the main exhibit halls and galleries transports you to another place and time, but is only one aspect of your visit to the museum.
Free Admission for Local Families
Community Counts is a free museum admission program for locals that provides museum access to residents of Cheatham, Davidson, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, and Wilson counties.
Museum Members Get More
Membership supports the important work of this nonprofit institution as we preserve and share the story of country music in new and engaging ways. Membership also comes with a full range of perks:
- Free admission to the Museum galleries, home of world-class, permanent and rotating exhibitions.
- Access to hundreds of programs like hands-on weekend programming for families.
- Discounted tours of Historic RCA Studio B and Hatch Show Print.
- Pre-sale opportunities for CMA Theater concerts.
Be a part of country music history.