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Cannonsburgh Village

312 S Front St, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3558
+1 615-890-0355
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An interesting replica village showing life in mid 1800's

No matter whether you are 6 or 96you are sure to enjoy the to scale buildings of the area. Along... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Joseph W
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Nashport, Ohio
Great place to see

We went there on Sat with friends that were visiting from Canada and even though they were having a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennifer N
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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Historic Cannonsburgh Village is located on 6 acres in Murfreesboro, and represents approximately 100 years of rural Tennessee life from the 1830s to the 1930s. The village features a gristmill, schoolhouse, telephone operator’s house, the University House, the Leeman House, a museum, a caboose, the wedding chapel, a doctor’s office, general store, working blacksmith’s shop, a well, and other points of interest, including the World’s Largest Cedar Bucket! The village is open May 1 through Dec. 1, Tuesday through Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Sundays from 1 until 4 p.m. The village is closed December through April, although the grounds are open year-round. Guided tours are available for a small fee, but self-guided tours are free. The Visitor Center has a variety of items for sale including crafts from over 20 local artists, postcards, T-shirts, snacks, drinks and souvenirs.
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312 S Front St, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3558
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Reviewed 4 days ago

No matter whether you are 6 or 96you are sure to enjoy the to scale buildings of the area. Along with buildings there is tools, and other implements used by the settlers.

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there on Sat with friends that were visiting from Canada and even though they were having a wedding there, we were able to visit the grounds before they had to shut it down for that. They were very accommodating! Great customer service and...More

Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has little buildings you can walk in and look around. Read about times when everyone knew everyone in small communities with one room school houses, tiny churches, and horses with carriages. You can see it all in less than an hour, or you can...More

Thank Annette M
sheliahodges H, General Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. October-November 17th Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. October 28th Harvest Days 10-4 p.m. Free admission; crafts and food for purchase will be available. December 2, 2017 Christmas...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this location to get a picture of the worlds biggest bucket to add to my roadside oddity collection. I didn't realize there was so much more out there! There is a sign that asks you to visit the gift shop when you...More

Thank Longleggedlovely1
sheliahodges H, General Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. October-November 17th Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. October 28th Harvest Days 10-4 p.m. Free admission; crafts and food for purchase will be available. December 2, 2017 Christmas...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I remember going here when I was a child. When my girlfriend and I started dating I took her here. We both really enjoyed it. Cannonsburgh sit just off Broard Street here in Murfreesboro. It was originally built for the Bicentennial. It is a recreation...More

Thank James B
sheliahodges H, General Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. October-November 17th Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. October 28th Harvest Days 10-4 p.m. Free admission; crafts and food for purchase will be available. December 2, 2017 Christmas...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice place which gives glimpses of our ancestors lives. Had just an hour to spend and it was really worth. Well maintained.More

Thank rockermog
sheliahodges H, General Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village we look forward to seeing you again in the future: Upcoming Events: Fridays 10-2p.m. through November 17th Food Truck Fridays. Local food trucks set up and sell their fabulous lunches October 28th 10-4p.m. Harvest Days; crafters, food, demonstrators, hayrides...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

We enjoyed our visit. Lots of displays, artifacts and reproductions to view. Kids would really love it.

Thank 55JT
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village; we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Travel back in time and experience what a small community would have been like circa 1800 to 1925 by visiting Cannonsburgh in Murfreesboro, TN. The buildings are either original or have been reconstructed with local salvaged materials. This self-guided tour makes a very educational visit...More

Thank Glorialaviajera
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. October-November 17th Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. October 28th Harvest Days 10-4 p.m. Free admission; crafts and food for purchase will be available. December 2, 2017 Christmas...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Temp was in the low 90s and it was very humid when we stopped here so our visit was short! All the buildings are situated in a fairly small area on flat ground so it's easy to walk around. Lots of photo ops! No charge...More

Thank Norma W
sheliahodges H, General Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. October-November 17th Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. October 28th Harvest Days 10-4 p.m. Free admission; crafts and food for purchase will be available. December 2, 2017 Christmas...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I decided too stop here with my teenage daughter despite the mixed reviews. The village is situated next to a creek and trees which helped keep it cool. Entrance was free although donations are recommended. Overall the buildings and artifacts are well maintained and/or restored....More

Thank crutt13
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

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fireball92771
9 June 2017|
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Response from sheliahodges H | Property representative |
We only have picnic tables at Cannosnburgh and yes there are picnic tables and grills at Old Fort Park. Please call ahead to make sure we do not have a rental on the day of your visit. thanks so much Shelia
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Brian F
23 August 2016|
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Response from clemson_grad79 | Reviewed this property |
we strolled around and didn't pay anything
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MonkeyPig75
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Response from sheliahodges H | Property representative |
Absolutely you can walk your dog with a lease. During a festival there are restrictions please call ahead to see if Pets are allowed if you are attending a festival on the grounds. Thanks
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