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Shiloh National Military Park

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1055 Pittsburg Lndg, Shiloh, TN 38376-4331
+1 731-689-5696
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Horrible Signage - Great Battlefield

My only complaint is the poor signage on the roads for the self drive tour. The map at times didn't... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Zebra_45678
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Shiloh National Military Park is splendid

Monuments erected in the late 19th Century by veterans of the battle dot the landscape for miles... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
doublewide23
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Des Moines, Iowa USA
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Park honoring the Civil War battle at Shiloh and containing the cemetery where the fallen soldiers were buried.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1055 Pittsburg Lndg, Shiloh, TN 38376-4331
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Reviewed yesterday

My only complaint is the poor signage on the roads for the self drive tour. The map at times didn't seem to be coordinated very well with the roads. I found it difficult to find the first mass Confederate grave site. Luckily, I had a...More

Thank Zebra_45678
Reviewed 1 week ago

Monuments erected in the late 19th Century by veterans of the battle dot the landscape for miles, each representing the spot where the memorialized regiment fought on June 6 and 7, 1862. The modern visitor can drive or walk the ground (the battle lines were...More

Thank doublewide23
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only live 8 miles away, so I have visited many times. From school field trips to afternoon hikes the park offers a special atmosphere. I never leave disappointed!

Thank Scott I
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took the wife and daughter on a day trip to Shiloh National Military Park for a "Civil War Fair". Private collectors were on hand with many of their artifacts. There was a tent pitched where one could see a short documentary about the battle...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an absolute beautiful park full of history. I enjoy walking the many trails. I was able to attend the candle light tour earlier this year which was amazing.

Thank Mommy2Autumn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great historic site with an informative app. But the cell service is bad and wifi is very slow. Couldn't download while there. We followed the informative pamphlet all around. Very interesting history. Be sure to catch the movie!

Thank 80hours
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The battlefield driving tour has about 20 stops along it. Most of the land remains the same as it was at the time of the battle, except the farms at the time of the battle are long gone. The movie in the visitor center is...More

Thank Bobbie201
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove Memphis to Nashville via this historic, hallowed ground. I love history, but had also just finished Ronald White's wonderful biography of Ulysses Grant, in which Shiloh figures prominently. The Welcome Center film is wonderful. Glad we visited.

1  Thank aowats
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started our tour of Shiloh with the film in the Visitor's Center and then drove through the battlefield in what was pretty much a driving rain, unfortunately. As the day went on, the weather cleared up, and we walked the 1.1 mile loop trail...More

1  Thank GreenUnicorn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Shiloh Battle was an important one. The Union was camped outside Shiloh wanting for additional troops. They were then going to move south to fight for control of two major railroad lines. But the Confederates discovered them and attacked. The Confederates advanced the first...More

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Bobbie Suzanne F
25 March 2017|
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Response from mjlarivi | Reviewed this property |
There are three hotels within 9 miles or less of the park. Just Google motels close to Shiloh park Tn. It is not a problem to find lodging.
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Corky200
11 July 2016|
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Response from Charlie P | Reviewed this property |
Shiloh is quite a distance from both of those cities, and I'm not aware of any tours that only go to Shiloh. There are special tours of Civil War battlefields located in Tennessee but they aren't restricted to just Shiloh... More
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Lhasa D
3 July 2016|
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Response from chaplindd | Reviewed this property |
The park will be open on July 4th. The Park website advertises a demonstration of cannon firing at 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:30 pm.
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