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Stones River National Battlefield

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very helpful staff

The Stones River National Battlefield site has lots of paths and interpretations along the way... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Amazing rocks to entertain kids of all ages

This is about the 20th visit I've made here in my life. This trip was with my dad, husband, & kids... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Belmont, North Carolina
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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

The Stones River National Battlefield site has lots of paths and interpretations along the way. The video in the Visitor's Center is very informative, the staff is most helpful and informed, and the displays are set up nicely. This is a good place to not...More

Thank Conditioned-Traveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is about the 20th visit I've made here in my life. This trip was with my dad, husband, & kids that needed some fresh air on our holiday trip. We've already explored the cemetery and the museum. The kids got Junior Ranger badges here...More

Thank Haxeleye
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our out of town company have really enjoyed the driving tour of this civil war battle. Unable to walk or even stand for long periods of time, they were fascinated by the wonderful visual pictures the narrator presented. Be sure and get a map of...More

Thank E4248PKjons
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I went looking for the places that my great, great grandfather would have been during this battle. A young lady ranger at the welcome center found and pinpointed where he was each day of the battle. What a great experience.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Great place to go just for peace and quiet. We are tracing our family ancestory. Went here and cleaned some of ancestors graves. Took pictures. Calming place.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoy American history but knew very little about the horrendous battle fought in this area. The museum was very interesting and the driving tour through the battlefield was an incredible eye opening experience. But the cemetery was as heart wrenching as the one in...More

Thank Jean F
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Great way to spend the afternoon. Love the self guided tour. The museum is really well done and very educational. The entire battlefield has a great layout with lots of trails. You can walk, run, bike or drive. Over all it’s worth stopping. The park...More

Thank tigerfan03
Reviewed 11 October 2018

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 10 October 2018 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

Reviewed 10 October 2018 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

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18 September 2018|
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Response from M8513WWSharon | Reviewed this property |
No, this national park has no entry costs.
Jordan W
25 July 2018|
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Response from rileyo101 | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere from 2-6hrs
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25 July 2018|
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Response from gafffremd | Reviewed this property |
I would say 4 - 6 hrs should work out fine