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A Day Out with Mom at Historic Travellers Rest

May 8 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Bring mom for an outdoor celebration of her! Music and tea on the grounds along with fun activities led by artisans.

Historic Travellers Rest, with support from The Tennessee Arts Commission, presents A Day Out with Mom on May 8, 2021 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

This program will feature a house tour, artisan demonstrations, and other activities to enjoy with your family at Historic Travellers Rest. A fun and educational day out with mom (or any motherly figure) awaits you. Activities and artisans will include:

• Roy Overcast providing pottery demonstrations.

• Bill Maddox providing woodworking demonstrations.

• Enjoy an Herb Garden Tour.

• Take a guided house tour.

• Make a woodblock print Mother’s Day Card.

• Enjoy music on the grounds.

• Enjoy a cup of tea on the porch of the historic home.

We hope you will join us in celebrating Women’s History month at this great on-site program! Tickets can be purchased in advance for either a morning (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.) or afternoon (12 p.m. – 3 p.m.) admission. Once you have purchased a ticket for morning or afternoon, you may arrive any time during your admission window. Once you arrive, you will receive a timed ticket for a tour of the house. The house tour will be approximately one hour, and each tour will be limited to 8 people based on current Metro Nashville Public Health regulations. Before or after your house tour you will be able to enjoy the other activities, which will be spread across our grounds, at your own pace. Last admission is at 3 p.m. but guests are welcome to enjoy activities on the grounds until 4 p.m.

We encourage you to bring your own picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds.

Adult admission (13+) is $15, students (5 – 13) $10, Educators- $12, and children under 5 are free.

COVID Policies– Masks required, social distancing and capacity limits will be enforced. Hand sanitizer available. All shared items will be cleaned between each use according to CDC standards.

This is primarily an outdoor event, with rain plan.


Historic Travellers Rest Historic House Museum
636 Farrell Parkway
Nashville, TN 37220 United States
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(615) 832-8197