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Stones River National Battlefield

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Address: 3501 Old Nashville Highway, Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone Number: 615-893-9501
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Description: Scene of a significant 1862 Civil War battle fought by 81,000 soldiers for...
Scene of a significant 1862 Civil War battle fought by 81,000 soldiers for control of middle Tennessee.
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History Buff Heaven

My husband and I stopped by the battlefield early in the day to make sure we could find it for our evening Hallowed Grounds cemetery tour. The welcome center had a museum and gift... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

My husband and I stopped by the battlefield early in the day to make sure we could find it for our evening Hallowed Grounds cemetery tour. The welcome center had a museum and gift shop. It was amazing the amount of civil war info we found. The book store had a lot of great books. While we were there we... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

Liked being able to walk through the whole area. My kids and I discussed the ages of those who participated. Some footing was a bit precarious.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I am still in awe of how many sacrificed their lives on this battlefield. It is a monument that always brings me to tears. This monument is well cared for and a hallowed, beautiful place to sit and reflect.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

My husband and I visited this monument on our trip through Tennessee. As with many American battlefield monuments, it's just gorgeous. There are always knowledgeable people inside who can answer questions. In addition to seeing the cannons and enactments along the way, a visitor can read and visualize the battle from the murals inside the visitor's center. It's a great... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I have been here before with my parents. That was way before they had the visitor center with all the museum space. So glad I decided not to skip it and took my son . the memorial with the graves built by the men who fought in the war. Was amazing. So glad that they put plaques on all the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Beautiful easy to get around Had option to walk or drive the route. Recommend to history buffs. Very interesting

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great paved paths and groomed trails to explore this beautiful and historic park. Wonderful place to enjoy nature in the middle of the city.

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Pacific, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We opted for the guided driving tour, was free! It was enjoyable and super informative! I enjoyed it!

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Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

They have a great set up inside with lots of museum space. They have a gift shop and of course the long walls around the battlefield with signs everywhere so you don't get lost. Beautiful views. Great for walks, info, lunch, pictures, etc.

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Schofield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Lots of history. We happened to be there on a weekend when re-enactors were there so it added to the visit. I learned a few things .

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Additional Information about Stones River National Battlefield

Address: 3501 Old Nashville Highway, Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone Number: 615-893-9501
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Murfreesboro
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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