In Urban Hiking Ep-15 Marathon Village Nashville – Must see destination in Nashville!, on allthingstonj, we travel to Nashville for lunch and more…
As the title Implies, Marathon Village is located in Nashville, Tennessee. As per their website, here is what Marathon Village is all about – A creative community of unique retail, business, entertainment and more in Nashville, Tennessee.
One of the more notable stores in Marathon Village in Nashville Tennessee is Antique Archeology home of the American Pickers, who are known for their show on the History Channel.
There are several places to eat in Marathon Village and I’m sure all are fantastic. While at Marathon Village, Nashville Tennessee we chose to eat at The Southern Engine Deli which had a killer Italian Sub!
Marathon Village in Nashville Tennessee is a stop on many of the popular Nashville Bus Tours and allow you to disembark for a set amount of time to enjoy what Marathon Village has to offer.
According to the Marathon Village website here is how it came to be: Marathon Village is a neighborhood born out of the buildings that once housed Marathon Motor Works (1910-1914). The company started in Jackson, Tennessee in 1907. It was the first factory to totally manufacture automobiles in the southern United States and the only one to do so until General Motors made the Saturn in 1990.
Throughout Marathon Village you will still find all the tool and dye artifacts from the original Marathon Motor Works factory.
Urban Hiking Ep-15 Marathon Village Nashville – Must see destination in Nashville!, was one of my favorite micro-adventures on allthingstonyj!
If you’re ever in Nashville Tennessee, then the Marathon Village is a must see destination!