EVERYONE LOVES CASH

FROM THE WHITE HOUSE TO MUSIC ROW—EVERYONE LOVES CASH

 
Cash is everywhere man….CNN, The New York Times, The New York Post, Vogue, Billboard, CMT, Southern Living, Huffington Post, Guitar World.  The
most recent addition to downtown Nashville, The Johnny Cash Museum
(JCM) has been creating lots of buzz for Music City since its Grand
Opening on May 30th. The tribute to The Man in Black is a
never before seen, incredible collection of over 600 artifacts that
range from childhood toys to memorabilia from Johnny’s last days.

 
“I’ve
seen a lot of museums around the world,” says former Vice President Al
Gore. “This is first class and you will see, you can mark my words, this
will become one of the major tourist attractions for Nashville.”

 “A sentimental journey through Mr. Cash’s life,” says Elaine Glusac of The New York Times.

 “An extraordinary collection!” writes Peter Cooper of the Tennessean.

The
JCM has also welcomed many famous guests over the past month. In
addition to members of the Cash Family, former Vice President Al Gore
and Grammy-winning country quartet The Oak Ridge Boys have been spotted
taking a trip down memory lane with the exhibits dedicated to Johnny’s
decorated musical career. Other celebrity-spottings include Ashton
Shepherd, Lynn Anderson, American Picker’s star Mike Wolfe, Robert
Reynolds of The Mavericks, and Hee Haw’s Lulu Roman. You just never know
who you might run into while visiting Music City’s hottest new
attraction!

 
The
impressive collection of Johnny Cash memorabilia is currently the
Number 2 attraction in Nashville on TripAdvisor.com, a travel website
that provides travelers the opportunity to read (or write) reviews about
cities and their most popular attractions. Over 85 percent of reviewers
rank JCM as excellent and many include that it is a “must see” while in
Music City.  

The
JCM is home to an array of keepsakes that founder Bill Miller has
collected throughout his life. Miller has been an avid fan and follower
of Cash since the age of 9, collecting everything “Johnny Cash” related
along the way. The two forged a lifelong friendship. Miller’s adoration
for The Man in Black shines through every step visitors of the museum
take. Walls lined with records, pictures, historical documents,
costumes, hand-written letters, and even old receipt stubs are sure to
give guests an interactive experience that will be unforgettable. On
temporary loan from The Nixon Library is the ball gown worn by First
lady Patricia Nixon during the Command for Cash’s performance.

“It’s
indescribable,” says Tommy Cash, Johnny’s younger brother. “There’s so
much to comprehend. I knew all the memorabilia was somewhere, but to see
it all in one building is an awesome experience. I could spend a week
in here and probably not see every single thing. It’s something that
people that come to Nashville from all over the world will want to see.”

The
JCM has hosted media and guests from all over the world including
Belgium, the UK, Ireland, Germany, Canada, France, The Netherlands,
Australia, etc. The JCM is conveniently located just off Broadway at 119
Third Avenue South in downtown Nashville. The museum is open every day
from 11am to 7pm CST. General admission is $14 with discounts for
students, members of the military, etc. For more information regarding
the Johnny Cash museum and other events, please visit
www.johnnycash.com or www.johnnycashmuseum.com.

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