Fall in Love With Franklin
Franklin makes it easy to have a great time. From our nationally-recognized historic Main Street to the incredible boutique shopping, dining, and classic architecture, we have something for everyone. Whether you're a native or here for the first time, come take a walk with us!
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If you’re looking for Franklin’s best stories (and a few secrets), we have you covered. We’ll take you from our founding through the Civil War, and on to present day. This tour includes several stops where you’ll meet locals who share brief histories of their buildings. The tour ends at a local sweet shop for a special treat before we say goodbye.
Monday-Saturday at 9:30AM
$22 adult, $15 age 2-12, under 2 free
Grim and Ghostly
This walk through the historic district takes you past the most haunted buildings in town. You’ll hear ghost and crime stories ranging from the merely mischievous to the downright dark. Sure to entertain history geeks, murderinos, and paranormal enthusiasts alike.
Friday and Saturday at 7PM
$22 adults, $15 teens, $10 children 2-12, under 2 free
Join your tour guide and celebrity psychic DEB LANTZ for a stroll through our streets in search of messages from the other side. No one can predict exactly what will happen on this outing, but past walks have revealed previously unknown facts about people and buildings that were later confirmed. Do you dare?
October 9th, 9PM-10:30PM
$75/pp Limited to 50 people per tour.
Visit Franklin's historic cemeteries as costumed reenactors tell the stories of those buried beneath.
History comes alive when told from the grave.
Saturday, October 30th, 7pm-9pm
$20 adult, $10 teen, $5 age 12 and under
North Margin St. and 4th Avenue North
Closed-toe shoes and flashlights recommended. Uneven ground not wheelchair-friendly. Bring an umbrella if raining.
1-2 Hours, depending on number of guests
Picture Perfect photo tour has you strolling through our historic district from one insta-worthy backdrop to another. These locations change often, as murals pop up and interior backgrounds are built. Create a memorable souvenir of your Franklin visit or just have fun being treated like a celebrity. Would make a very romantic proposal setting, too! You or your guide can take your shots, or have us hire a pro (additional fee).
Monday-Saturday by appointment
$22 per person
Looking for something special? Maybe an all-Civil War tour, a boozy bar crawl, children's walk, or an extra graphic crime tour? Let us create a custom experience just for you. Perfect for families, girls' trips, church groups, corporate outings, field trips, book clubs, etc.
Contact us to schedule.
Rates vary based on tour length and number of visitors.
All tours start at Landmark Booksellers,
114 E MAIN ST
Franklin, TN 37064
Capture Your Memories
Professional Photographer Available! Are you celebrating a special occasion? Capture the magic of historic Franklin with a keepsake photo. Must be booked in advance.