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The Real Countess of Downton Abbey: Whether You Live in a Castle or House, It`s All About Community

Published on February 7, 2014 By Joe Pagetta

Lady Carnarvon, the Countess of Highclere Castle, the setting for Downton Abbey, was in Nashville this week to provide the keynote address at the 24th Antiques & Garden Show, this year held at the Music City Center.   In addition to her duties at the castle and numerous philanthropic projects, she’s the author of two books, […]

Watch `Downton Abbey` Like You`re Watching `Antiques Roadshow`

Published on January 17, 2014 By Joe Pagetta

  Karen Parr-Moody does not watch Downton Abbey like the rest of us. While she’s likely not immune to saying, “Oh, Edith” several times an episode, and reveling in the evilness that is Thomas, she’s more likely to say, “Oh, look at those teacups!” The Nashville-based writer and former New York fashion reporter is also […]

Fans and Supporters Celebrate A Downton Abbey Affair at Cheekwood (Photos)

Published on March 7, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Supporters of NPT and fans of the hit show Downton Abbey gathered in the elegant confines of the Mansion at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art on Saturday, March 2 to celebrate public broadcasting and bid farewell to the third season.  The 140 guests came dressed in their Downton best, many in formal or […]

Celebrate The Season with a Downton Abbey Affair at Cheekwood

Published on January 23, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

What better way to celebrate the conclusion of Season Three than with a roaring 20s Party at Cheekwood! Join us on Saturday, March 2, from 7 – 11p.m. to enjoy period food, drinks and music in the Mansion. Downton Formal attire or Black Tie encouraged. Tickets are $250 per person ($175 is Tax Deductible) and […]