Full Description​: 

Regardless of your gender, this ​Nashville walking tour ​is a fun-filled experience uncovering the  empowering history and controversies behind the key women of the civil rights movement. You will  hear stories about history’s fiercest females from the early settlement to civil rights and beyond.  

Visit the Davidson County Courthouse and stand on the front steps where civil rights leader, Diane  Nash, confronted the mayor demanding change. Then, discover how women played a central role in  the planning, strategies, tactics, and actions of the movement — including the civil rights marches.  Enter the Witness Walls, a secret art attraction with hidden images that has a math and science  component.  

In between stops, you will get the inside scoop on leading female entrepreneurs and business  leaders in Nashville today. With United Street Tours, you’ll take action by walking to celebrate  women in the world, and particularly women in the South. By joining this Nashville walking tour, you  will be taking steps toward empowering women and supporting the journey towards equality. 

Book now to secure your spot. Tickets tend to sell out during high season.   

  Highlights 

● Hear about the most important women in the civil rights movement 

● Gain a new perspective of Nashville 

● Learn about the American South's contemporary power women

Additional Information / What to Expect​: 

● Tour must be booked at least 24 hours in advance 

● United Street Tours continue rain or shine 

● Tour length is flexible depending on walking speed, questions, and any other factors  

Inclusion 

● Live guide 

● Entrance fees (if applicable)   

Exclusions 

● Gratuities (optional) 

● Pickup and drop-off  

Company Overview  United Street Tours is a Nashville walking tour company that showcases the lesser-known stories of  the Music City. Unlike most Nashville walking tour companies, we show you the hidden culture that  many residents and visitors don't know exists. Our tours are beautiful, gritty, controversial, and  always full of diversity.  

Meta Description:  Nashville walking tour bringing to life genuine African American history and culture with Chakita  Patterson. Beautiful, gritty, controversial, and full of diversity.  

Booking Cutoff Time:​ 12 hours before the experience     

Cancelation policy​: 30 days before the tour date for a refund.   

Upcoming dates

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Schedules

  • Starting Monday, February 17th, 2020, repeats every week on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday until Saturday, October 31, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Venue

Chakita Patterson

Nashville Public Library: Main Branch  615 Church St, Nashville, TN 37219 
Nashville, TN 37208

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