Grand Ole Opry

Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry

Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry began as a radio broadcast in 1925 on station 650 AM WSM. The original Grand Ole Opry was held at the famous Ryman Auditorium in downtown Nashville. The Opry today is part of the Gaylord Entertainment complex which also includes the beautiful Opryland Resort Hotel and Opry Mills shopping mall.

Dedicated to honoring country music’s rich history and dynamic present, the Grand Ole Opry showcases a mix of country legends and the contemporary chart-toppers who have followed in their footsteps. The Opry, an American icon and Nashville, Tennessee’s number-one attraction, is world-famous for creating one-of-a-kind entertainment experiences for audiences of all ages. —