Fourteen miles and 100 years from Nashville, Downtown Franklin, Tennessee is an oasis of Southern hospitality housed in a 16-block National Register district of antique shops, gift and book stores, art galleries, boutiques, lovingly restored homes and more. It boasts an award-winning Main Street, brick sidewalks, a stunning collection of Victorian buildings and a host of “Best of“ accolades.
Each small business owner has a unique story, all of which add to downtown Franklin’s charm. “Faces of Franklin” is a series on DFA merchants that runs in the Williamson Herald each Thursday. Click the photos below to read their stories: