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Fort Granger Park

Fort Granger Ave., Franklin, TN 37065
+1 615-794-2103
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Fort Granger Park

Fort Granger Park is a nice place to take a moment and place yourself in Civil War history. When my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jenn5595815
Civil War dirt fort

Soldiers from this elevated fort could look and shoot down at the enemy below. This was a large... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
snarf1513
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Blacklick, Ohio
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Fort Granger Ave., Franklin, TN 37065
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+1 615-794-2103

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fort Granger Park is a nice place to take a moment and place yourself in Civil War history. When my husband and I went, there were only a couple of people there so we could take our time to read each board and not feel...More

Thank jenn5595815
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Soldiers from this elevated fort could look and shoot down at the enemy below. This was a large self sustained fortress and was too strong to be attacked by the Confederates.

Thank snarf1513
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is a small park with a lot of Civil War history. Some of the park is under renovation (as of March 2017) and is not walkable. However, you are able to see trenches dug by Civil War soldiers, which is pretty neat for tween-aged...More

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 9 March 2017

It is somewhat hard to locate. Small but informative. A park area with a raised boardwalk highlighting with placards aspects of Franklin's Civil War battles and skirmishes. Much review of the Franklin Civil War Battle experience.

Thank TKCRhino
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Too bad most of the area closed; would love to have been able to access informational stations; however, it is great that they are trying so hard to preserve the area. It's wonderful that we can still feel and relive events from 150 years ago....More

Thank ksc2space
Reviewed 10 July 2016

My daughter and I enjoyed the short loop through this park that offered some great Civil War history.

Thank SandraVStockton
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Probably best to read up on history of Fort Granger before visiting so that way you will fully appreciate the layout of the grounds.

Thank TnTitan010
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Pack your favorite lunch and wine and come to this serene park. It is the perfect setting to start your weekend. If you have not been, then you are missing out. Enjoy the weather and scenery with a basket of goodies.

1  Thank 79cindy
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

The battle of Franklin was a tragic day for the Confederate States and the Union with 2,000 combined fatalities. The carnage only lasted for hours, yet it was one of the bloodiest days in American history. The city of Franklin has done the community a...More

Thank RangerNate
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Part of the Fort is closed for renovations. Noticed lots of markers with details along the walking trails. The remains if the bunkers are amazing and still in good condition. Can't wait to go back and hit the trials.

Thank Jgreenway151
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