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Stones River National Battlefield

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Civil War History Comes Alive

Our thanks to Ranger Ava for the Car Caravan tour at 2 pm last Sunday. Making about 4 stops... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debbie D
Green Valley, Arizona
Civil War Battlefield

This civil war battlefield was a very educational experience. Spots of importance were well marked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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
+1 615-893-9501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our thanks to Ranger Ava for the Car Caravan tour at 2 pm last Sunday. Making about 4 stops throughout the Park, Ava described the events that led up to the battle, the battle itself, and the aftermath. Ava shared the history in such an...More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This civil war battlefield was a very educational experience. Spots of importance were well marked & we were able to listen to the narrative on our phones. Trails were well maintained. The visitor center was well laid out & highly educational. Very impressive with canons...More

Thank sjrahn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even if your not a history person, I believe this is a great place to visit. There are many different areas to visit on the site. I would recommend beginning at the visitor’s center to learn about the battle. You can drive many parts of...More

Thank Whatwegoingtodotoday
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to walk around and visit. You can learn a lot about the civil war and battle that took place in this area..

Thank Edjulboat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park ranger was super helpful. I recommend watching the twenty minute movie that helps explain the time frame and battles that took place here more than 150 years ago. There is a national cemetery across the street. It is a relatively small national park...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always enjoy visiting our National Park treasures. This one was no exception. Have been to many national battlegrounds and found this one to be very informative. One of the few that you are actually following the flow of the battle.

Thank TheCards
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best historic sites I have ever visited. I personally like to take my time at each display and with this being an auto tour made that happen. Loved that there were signs at various places that told the story of the battle...More

Thank nuprofessor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took an uber from Nashville. So worth it. Trails and wildflowers and history in a beautiful setting. The cemetery is also beautiful and serene and so we'll maintained. The national park service does such a wonderful job!

Thank maddieBocaRaton_fl
Reviewed 3 September 2018

If you are into history or you aren't, this place gives you all the feels. Make sure you watch the 9 minute movie and to the drive around the property.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Wow this was an amazing experience. Learning about the men and women who gave up their lives, and why they did it. Be sure to take (bug spray) just in case.

Thank Paula Jo D
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18 September 2018|
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Response from Johnson747 | Reviewed this property |
No. Although there are many tempting things to buy in the gift shop!
Jordan W
25 July 2018|
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Response from rileyo101 | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere from 2-6hrs
Jordan W
25 July 2018|
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Response from gafffremd | Reviewed this property |
I would say 4 - 6 hrs should work out fine