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Lotz House Museum

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Address: 1111 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064
Phone Number: 615.790.7190
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Description: The compelling story of the times, the family, and the fine antiques of...
The compelling story of the times, the family, and the fine antiques of the Civil War era.The Lotz House, which has been on the National Historic Register since 1976, is located in the heart of downtown historic Franklin, Tennessee, at “the epicenter” of the Battle of Franklin, which was a pivotal battle of the Civil War on November 30, 1864. Join us as we step back into Civil War history.
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JT was an excellent tour guide. We think it was tbe best tour of all the homes we toured. Lots of history to glean.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

JT was an excellent tour guide. We think it was tbe best tour of all the homes we toured. Lots of history to glean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Such an amazing story with an incredible guide! JT really knows his history and has a passion for telling it. You can feel the history of the Franklin battle and the people that lived through it come alive! It's almost scary to be in the home, when you hear the story of the Lotz family and what they survived. Don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The Lotz House Museum was very nice tour and had a ton of information about the Battle of Franklin. It was great for those that want to know more about the civil war, also great for a quick (hour or so) visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

In this beautifully furnished antebellum home, you can step back into history and learn of how a family survived the battle of Franklin TN during the War for Southern Independence. The tour guide was a young man named Robert. His tour and knowledge of the family, the home and the battle that raged in this vicinity brought it to life.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Great tour - and so full of the fascinating history of the immediate area. JT Thompson was a very engaging guide and his love of the area and its history was very obvious. As a music teacher from Illinois, who does a unit on the music of the Civil War and will now be adding some of what I learned... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

JT Thompson did such a great job presenting the story of the Lotz family and the Lotz House. He was responsive to questions and really enthusiastic about sharing this chapter of Franklin history. More than just the Battle of Franklin anyone can learn so much from this tour.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

Awesome tour! Full of fascinating history of the civil war and the Lotz family. Our guide Robert was very knowledgeable and did an amazing job of narrating the tour. Highly recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Loved the history of the family. The house many beautiful objects display and the guide was terribly engaging and pleasant to listen to.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

We are from Tennessee, and we took a day just to explore Franklin. We went to the Lotz house and we learned so much! Our tour guide was GREAT and our experience was even better. I definitely recommend going and learning about this special place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This was the best place my wife and I visited out of touring other places like Belle Meade, Hermitage, Carter House, and Carnton Plantation. It's well worth the trip. Our tour guide was Robert and he did a great job of narrating the local history and house. See it!

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Additional Information about Lotz House Museum

Address: Address: 1111 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064
Phone Number: 615.790.7190
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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