Welcome to Black 13 Tattoo Parlor, Nashville’s source for custom tattooing! Black 13 Tattoo Parlor is located in Nashville Tennessee and offers a clean, comfortable, upscale environment with the finest artistry and customer experience.

News & events

Appointment requests for Cole Armstrong

Cole is still continuing to work through his extensive waitlist and not currently accepting new client requests. He’ll begin accepting requests in 2024 and we’ll provide an update a month in advance here and on our socials once we have an… Read more

Thank You Nashville!

We’re honored to win “Best Tattoo Parlor” in Nashville for the 13th year in a row via the Nashville Scene’s readers poll. Thanks Nashville!! Read more

Now accepting walk-ins 5 days a week!

​We’re now accepting walk-ins Tuesday through Saturday, first come first served starting at 10am. How does it work? Walk-ins are best for smaller ideas that can be drawn and tattooed within a two hour window. If you’re the first one in we’d start… Read more


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Black 13 Tattoo is a Nashville based tattoo parlor that strives to provide excellence in artwork and customer experience since 2008. B13 artists include Ryan Thomas, Steve Pearson, Brad Dozier, Nathan Fisher, Courtney O'Shea, Cole Armstrong, Chris Holbert, Daniel Hughes, Evan Davis, Blake Owens and Danelle Nelms. We accept walk-ins and appointments.

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10am to 6pm, Tuesday-Saturday
Closed Sundays & Mondays

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