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Stones River National Battlefield, Nashville

Stones River National Battlefield - Nashville, Tennessee
Stones River National Battlefield
3501 Old Nashville Highway, Murfreesboro, TN 37129Map
+1 615 893 9501
Overview

Stones River National Battlefield is the site of one of the bloodiest clashes of the Civil War. A three-day battle, from December 31, 1862 through January 2, 1863, resulted in 81,000 killed and 23,000 wounded. In the end, the Confederate Army withdrew and the advancing Union Army gained control of Middle Tennessee and its rails, farms and roads. Located nearby the Stones River National Cemetery. Established in 1865, it is the final resting place of over 6,000 Union soldiers. Admission is free.

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Stones River National Battlefield General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Tours
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