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

News & events

Reopening Update

Nashville will be starting phase two of its four phase reopening plan this Monday the 25th. Phase two includes tattoo services so we’ll be back in the saddle again next week! - PLEASE NOTE - For now, we will be appointment only, no walk-ins or general… Read more

$500 gift card giveaway

Winner will be drawn May 25th! Want a chance to win a free $500 gift card? As of May 1st, 2020 every $25 spent on a gift card will automatically enter you to win a free $500 gift card. Click HERE to go to the store. As you know, we’re currently… Read more


As of Thursday, April 23rd, our mayor issued a plan to reopen Nashville businesses in four phases. We are within Phase Two of this plan. Phase Two would come into effect after 14 days of improvement and ONLY if we have a decline in cases of the virus,… 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. The business is located in historic Cummins Station, an over 100 year old building that was originally the world's largest train warehouse upon its opening. It offers the upscale environment that Black 13 wanted to embrace and present to its clientele when opening its doors in the Summer of 2008. B13 artists include Ryan Thomas, Jon Ragoe, Steve Pearson, Brad Dozier, Nathan Fisher, Courtney O'Shea, Luke Baxter and Cole Armstrong.