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Motown History

It doesn't look like much, but inside those walls are some of Motown's greatest memories. Well... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Daoista
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Atlanta, Georgia
Must See Stop in the Music City

This place was just so fun to visit. From the apartment upstairs where Barry Gordy kept his... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2016
John W
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Shreveport, Louisiana
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Feb 4, 2019
“Motown History”
Dec 1, 2017
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

It doesn't look like much, but inside those walls are some of Motown's greatest memories. Well worth the drive to the industrial side of Nashville. It's closed, so you won't get to go inside. But take a picture out front and keep a piece of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Daoista
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

Super disappointed. My family and I came here to take a tour after seeing the wonderful reviews on TripAdvisor. We got to United Record Pressing and started looking for a place to purchase tour tickets. I started looking on the website and it said they'd...More

Date of experience: November 2017
8  Thank xahhari
Reviewed August 4, 2016

This place was just so fun to visit. From the apartment upstairs where Barry Gordy kept his Mo-Town artists, to the record pressing plant itself, this is the best ten bucks you will ever spend to sight see. Go on line and make your reservations...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank John W
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This was one of the best parts of my trip to Nashville. More interesting that the COuntry Music Hall of Fame or the Johnny Cash Museum. You can see how they make vinyl record albums on an hour long tour. Tours only take place once...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Ed Z
Reviewed October 13, 2015

A great tour that goes over the record pressing process, history of the building and history of the business. Guide was knowledgeable and friendly, and a wealth of knowledge. Not sure if children would appreciate the history that is seeping out of this place. Although...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank brad960
Reviewed September 25, 2015

By far the highlight of my sight-seeing in Nashville...lucky I found it! Not heavily advertised and they only do 1 tour a week but it is definitely worth seeking out. A little music history, a little civil rights history, a little manufacturing history, a little...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank yanks72
Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Vinyl is back, and these guys are at the forefront. Tours are Friday mornings by reservation, limited to twenty-five and worth the fifteen dollar price. Tour by knowledgeable intern tells the history of music and record producing from segregation times when vinyl was king, and...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Elliott R
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Really interesting bit of music history- very informative and surprisingly cool. The tour guide was very informative and knowledgeable about the history of the company and music in general. He was able to describe and then show a lot of the process.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Cristy S
Reviewed December 12, 2014

The largest vinyl record pressing plant in the world.....all squashed into a small building steeped in music history. Guided tours (ours by the lovely, witty Megan) start at 11am on a first come-first-served basis. If you like your music, don't miss this place.

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed August 17, 2014

United Record Pressing was our first stop on a three day trip to Nashville. Tours are offered on Fridays at 11am for $10 per person. This is a office and factory, which produces vinyl records 24 hours a day, 6 days a week. With a...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank HistoryHoppers
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