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Stones River National Battlefield

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Very interesting. Good place to walk or take a driving tour

We have been coming here since we were students. Interesting historical site. There is a small... read more

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SaraRock2017
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
Great History and Walking Trails

I not only love the history here, but I also love the walking paths in this area. You can always... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MasterP007
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Sevierville, Tennessee
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Scene of a significant 1862 Civil War battle fought by 81,000 soldiers for control of middle Tennessee.
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3501 Old Nashville Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3094
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Reviewed yesterday

We have been coming here since we were students. Interesting historical site. There is a small museum and gift shop. You can either drive or walk to see historical sites. The Civil Ear Reannactment was very interesting too. But you will need to find when....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I not only love the history here, but I also love the walking paths in this area. You can always see decent size deer here as dusk sits. I have two great-great uncles buried in the graveyard here, so I always will visit. The visitor's...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MasterP007
Reviewed December 14, 2018

We have been to this battlefield many times as we have lived in this town most of our lives. The most recent visit was last week with my four children. The visitors center has been redone recently and it is very professional. The stops on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

We had only time for a short visit but were impressed by the amount of information both in the Visitors' Center and the layout of the battlefield. The personnel were friendly and helpful. There is a lot of history explained here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed December 2, 2018

The Stones River National Battlefield site has lots of paths and interpretations along the way. The video in the Visitor's Center is very informative, the staff is most helpful and informed, and the displays are set up nicely. This is a good place to not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

This is about the 20th visit I've made here in my life. This trip was with my dad, husband, & kids that needed some fresh air on our holiday trip. We've already explored the cemetery and the museum. The kids got Junior Ranger badges here...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Haxeleye
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Our out of town company have really enjoyed the driving tour of this civil war battle. Unable to walk or even stand for long periods of time, they were fascinated by the wonderful visual pictures the narrator presented. Be sure and get a map of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank E4248PKjons
Reviewed October 30, 2018

I went looking for the places that my great, great grandfather would have been during this battle. A young lady ranger at the welcome center found and pinpointed where he was each day of the battle. What a great experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve B
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Great place to go just for peace and quiet. We are tracing our family ancestory. Went here and cleaned some of ancestors graves. Took pictures. Calming place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susan M
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

We enjoy American history but knew very little about the horrendous battle fought in this area. The museum was very interesting and the driving tour through the battlefield was an incredible eye opening experience. But the cemetery was as heart wrenching as the one in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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rikric
September 17, 2018|
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Response from cancer745 | Reviewed this property |
there is no cost to tour the site or to see the cemetery across the street where all that have fallen are buried. the only cost you will find is in the gift shop should you wish to purchase something
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Jordan W
July 24, 2018|
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Response from rileyo101 | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere from 2-6hrs
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Jordan W
July 24, 2018|
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Response from gafffremd | Reviewed this property |
I would say 4 - 6 hrs should work out fine
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