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Shiloh National Military Park

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1055 Pittsburg Lndg, Shiloh, TN 38376-4331
+1 731-689-5696
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We enjoyed the film at the Visitor’s Center. Since the battlegrounds were on our agenda, we watched... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MsSarah
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Texas
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Most well perserved military park

Immaculate grounds and excellent battle markers. The visitor center is the best place to start a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bradhearn
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Olivehill, Tennessee
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Park honoring the Civil War battle at Shiloh and containing the cemetery where the fallen soldiers were buried.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1055 Pittsburg Lndg, Shiloh, TN 38376-4331
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the film at the Visitor’s Center. Since the battlegrounds were on our agenda, we watched the documentary “The Battle at Shiloh—the Devil’s Own Two Days”, the day before we visited. And we downloaded the Shiloh Battle app from the App Store for our...More

Thank MsSarah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Immaculate grounds and excellent battle markers. The visitor center is the best place to start a tour. It is so expansive you will need a vehicle to locate all the military units.

Thank bradhearn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travel to a lot of National Parks and our first stop is always the visitors center to get an orientation to the park and to watch the park video. This one was fantastic. It really laid out the battle and how it progressed. It...More

Thank shelingas_sis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shiloh (April 1862) was one of the major battles of the Civil War, and is preserved and interpreted in a major park. It is still in a rural setting and essentially the entire battlefield is preserved, with an extensive museum and driving tour. Start with...More

Thank Hoosiercritic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there on a Sunday, and there were very few other visitors. The visitor center has a small exhibit of artifacts, not a whole lot, but also not too many to get bored looking at. We skipped the movie (although now I wish I...More

2  Thank trouble1964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't visited Shiloh in at least 35 years. It is beautiful. A great place to drive, walk or ride. The tour use easy to follow although I think it would take three days to take it all in. Lots of monuments and placards to...More

Thank Bubba B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

For many years i have heard of thee Battle of Shiloh in many programs and literature concerning the American Civil War and for a long time this battlefield as well as the infamous POW camp Andersonville,Ga were high on my list of spots to visit....More

Thank Nite R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I have been here several times as a child. Even have brought my own child here. I consider it a "must see" in Tennessee. It is full of history. I'm not exactly a Civil War buff. However, if you are you will certainly want to...More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Start your tour (driving, walking, or biking) at the Visitor Center, and watch an excellent 45 minute movie of re-enactors conducting battles on actual sites like Fraley Field. The National Park Service provides a tour map, but if you're a Civil War buff, you'll want...More

Thank ClassicalScholar
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Toured the park in a motorcycle. Paved roads with pulloffs. The movie is a must. See it prior to the 13 miles drive. Pick up a map or download the app. We used both. What a fierce battle. I learned a lot.

Thank Photog1955
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Sweet T
18 November 2017|
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Response from Dan H | Reviewed this property |
Plan to spend about 3-4 hours. Plan return trips to get the full impact of the park.
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AB4622
21 October 2017|
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Response from Zebra_45678 | Reviewed this property |
You probably could ride bikes in the park, I didn't see any signs prohibiting the riding of bikes. I did not see any bike only lanes on the roads. The route, I'll guess at 12 miles. For hotels, you will have to search the... More
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Bobbie Suzanne F
25 March 2017|
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Response from mjlarivi | Reviewed this property |
There are three hotels within 9 miles or less of the park. Just Google motels close to Shiloh park Tn. It is not a problem to find lodging.
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