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Stones River National Cemetery

A great museum with the history of the Battlefield & tour of the grounds. There are walking trails... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
TWilson21
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
Very Beautiful

Stopped by after visiting the Battlefield. We were able to locate a specific soldier that we... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
mlrmfw99
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Columbus, Ohio
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Cemetery honoring those who died in the Civil War.
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2552 Old Nashville Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3258
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

A great museum with the history of the Battlefield & tour of the grounds. There are walking trails and driving trail as well with audio through your car radio.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TWilson21
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Stopped by after visiting the Battlefield. We were able to locate a specific soldier that we looked up at the NP visitor center. They have an interactive touch screen program that gives the location and plot number of specific graves. It was really interesting and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mlrmfw99
Reviewed June 19, 2018

You'll see the headstones of Union Soldiers and the U.S. military units they served in. After a while, you may pause and notice there are no Confederate markers. With some thought and research, you'll find, Southern soldiers whose bodies where not claimed by locals, were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PCee_12
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

I live very near the Stones River battlefield and I visit it often because our Civil War was of great interest to me because my Grandfather was in this war. He was was an old man when my father was born and my father was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank James S
Reviewed June 15, 2018

So many sacrifices, so much we take for granted. You have to pause and think about it when you're here. Visited on Memorial Day in the rain and it made it all the more somber but a very good stop.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

I've been to National Cemeteries before, but this was a very old one. They say it's haunted, easy to believe. Very beautiful, very peaceful.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ladytinner
Reviewed May 28, 2018

This is one of the smaller National Cemeteries we've visited. Well tended & pleasantly shaded. An easy walk from the Visitor Center.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ccindyk48
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This is a major battlefield area that is well preserved and well marked for individual viewing. There is also an excellent administration area with easy to understand exhibits and an excellent video. For history buffs this is an interesting area to study as both the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ChefJohnFMc
Reviewed May 7, 2018

We took the lantern tour and was well pleased with the knowledge of the host and participants at the grave sites. A can not miss if you are a history buff.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Allison H
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Over 6,000 fallen Union Soldiers (and possibly a few Confederate) from the battles of Stones River, Franklin, Spring Hill, and others in the Middle Tennessee area rest here. Take your time and learn about how the Cemetery came into being, who built it, and how...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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