Great Family Photo Shoot Locations

Family photo shoots create memorable experiences and keepsakes. Choosing a location and a photographer can also accentuate that experience. Whether you are drawn to a more traditional backdrop or interested in a unique and off the beaten path locale, this is our guide to great family photo shoots.

  1. Photo By: Mikasha Clark Photography

    Gravel Road Traditions

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    Gravel Road Traditions is a local staple for beautiful scenery, props, and gorgeous family photos. 

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    Circle P Ranch

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     Circle P Ranch is located in the heart of Mt. Juliet. They rent space out for private events and private photo sessions.

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  3. Iris Woods

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     Iris Woods is a gorgeous 1800's log home nestled in many acres of fields & trees that make the perfect setting for your photos.

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  4. Long Hollow Gardens

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    Long Hollow Gardens and Venue utilizes natural light and fresh air. Part garden center, part vineyard, and part venue: All one-of-a-kind.

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  5. Berries on the Bend

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    Berries on the Bend grow various flower fields throughout the different seasons. They hold some u-pick flower days and the fields are available to photographers to book sessions.

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  6. Cedars Of Lebanon

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    Cedars of Lebanon State Park is part of the Cedars of Lebanon State Forest. The park is named for eastern red cedar trees found throughout the area.

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  7. Circle S Farms

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    Circle S Farms is over 150 years old and has berries, vegetables, and family fun. 

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  8. Don Fox Park

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    Don Fox Park has tall beautiful trees and trails for your scenic photos. 

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    Fiddlers Grove Foundation

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    Fiddlers Grove is a historic village which houses historical structures, and many of the buildings display collections significant to our Wilson County history.

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    Clover Bottom Mansion

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    The Clover Bottom Mansion is a historic mansion located in Nashville, Tennessee

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    Drakes Creek Park

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    Drakes Creek Park has numerous shady, grassy locations near water that are perfect for year-round family portraiture.

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    Douglass-Clark House

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    The Douglass-Clark House offers several scenic locations that are perfect for outdoor family portraits.

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    Historic Rock Castle

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    Along with being a popular wedding venue, historic Rock Castle is a beautiful location for special family portraits.

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    Historic Cragfont

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    Historic Cragfont Mansion has multiple outside locations that will provide meaningful portraits.

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    Rosemont Mansion

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    Historic Rosemont in Gallatin provides a beautiful settings for wedding, senior and family portraits.

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    Station Camp Creek

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    Station Camp Creek has many easily-accessible locations that provide gorgeous water backgrounds for portraits.

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    Opryland Hotel

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    The Opryland Hotel in Nashville has numerous indoor locations that provide a wide range of scenic portrait backgrounds.

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    Memorial Park

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    Memorial Park has several locations that are perfect for portraiture. From a historic bridge to a quaint gazebo, the park has it all.

  19. Natchez Trace Parkway - Declared a National Scenic Byway, this stunning parkway stretches 444 miles from Tennessee to Mississippi. 

  20. The Historic Carnton Plantation Association

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    Carnton Heirloom Garden - The combination of vintage architecture and beautiful gardens makes this a stunning physical piece of Tennessee history.

  21. Menkveld Farm

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    Menkveld Farm - The seasonal lavender and sunflower fields attract tons of people every day for photos and tours of this gorgeous farm.

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  22. Bowie Nature Park

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    Bowie Nature Park - Nature will literally take your breath away with 700 acres of forest, lakes, and trails at this incredible park. 

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  23. Downtown Franklin - The classic architecture of the lovely shops and restaurants as well as the lively music filling the air, makes Main Street a fabulous option to snap some memorable photos.

  24. Leiper’s Fork - Right outside of Franklin is the quaint and historic town of Leiper’s Fork. Filled with breathtaking rolling hills, rivers, and trails with forests, this village showcases the
    beauty of the country side.

  25. Draper James - Nashville

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    Draper James - Outside of the southern clothing store owned by famous actress Reese Witherspoon, is a baby blue and white striped wall. This wall has been the backdrop in countless photos and still continues to attract people from all over.

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  26. John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge - Spanning across the Cumberland River with a spectacular view of Nashville, John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge has been and continues to be a striking backdrop in a range of photos.