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Address: 224 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number: 615 256 2805
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Sun - Wed 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
Description: If you follow Southern music, art and culture, from the Delta blues to...
If you follow Southern music, art and culture, from the Delta blues to honky-tonk heroes, you've no doubt seen the unmistakable look of a promotional poster made by Hatch Show Print, one of the oldest working letterpress print shops in America. Located in a historic building at 316 Broadway in the heart of downtown Nashville, Hatch Show Print has produced posters for performers ranging from B.B. King to Dolly Parton.
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Saw great reviews and was excited- not huge selection. It will only take you 5 minutes to see everything they have cats so people allergic stay away. It's ok.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2012
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Tupelo, MS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012 via mobile

Saw great reviews and was excited- not huge selection. It will only take you 5 minutes to see everything they have cats so people allergic stay away. It's ok.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012 via mobile

I went to Hatch Show Print with my husband this morning. It was one of my must see places on this trip to Nashville, as my oldest son is a graphic designer and both my sons love anything vintage. My husband was less familiar with Hatch, so I made him watch a YouTube video of how Hatch prints their posters.... More 

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melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Hatch printers have been making the posters etc for events in Nashville forever. Some great copy prints for sale at very reasonable prices to frame and adorn the pool room.

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washington dc
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Great show posters!! A visit to Nashville should include a visit here.

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Brentwood, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

A trip back into time. Interesting to look at the old prints.

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Lutz, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

Still printing after all these years. It's a step back in time. The staff will gladly show you the printing press process. You can buy posters for about $12, postcards for $1. It's a fun 20 minute stop.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

What a cool place to look at posters printed for shows and concerts from lesser-known bands to today's most popular.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

On Broadway in Downtown Nashville. They have been printing concert posters in the old wood block style for many years. Plenty to buy for good prices.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Our tour guide walked us by there. It was amazing to see all the beautiful posters and feel the history in the place. It was like walking back in time. It's nice to see the old saying: if it ain't broke, don't fix it!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

This was the highlight of our trip to Nashville. We got a little carried away buying prints but it was so worth it! We purchased one larger print and the print master himself came out to show us several different color combinations of the same print and chatted with us a bit about the typeset. At the end he personally... More 

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Address: Address: 224 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number: 615 256 2805
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville>  > Downtown Nashville
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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