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More Expansion at “The Mother Church of Country Music”

Ryman Auditorium, NashvilleRyman Auditorium, NashvilleRyman Hospitality Properties, owner of the Ryman Auditorium, Nashville’s iconic National Historic Landmark and world-renowned performance venue, has announced an approximate $14 million planned expansion and renovation of the Ryman’s 1994 addition. The historic auditorium, restored in 1994, will remain unchanged.

The proposed expansion and renovation will improve the Ryman Auditorium experience for both tour guests and concert attendees and will include an event space featuring a daytime tour attraction, which will provide a way to relive the Ryman Auditorium’s storied past. The space will be available in the evenings for private functions.

The project is expected to break ground in late summer 2014 with a planned opening in early June 2015.

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