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Stones River National Cemetery

2552 Old Nashville Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3258
+1 615-893-9501
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Civil War History well done

This is a major battlefield area that is well preserved and well marked for individual viewing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChefJohnFMc
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Minnesota, USA
Lantern Tour

We took the lantern tour and was well pleased with the knowledge of the host and participants at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Allison H
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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Cemetery honoring those who died in the Civil War.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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2552 Old Nashville Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3258
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+1 615-893-9501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Allison H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

1  Thank CivilWarTraveller57
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

The Cemetery is a sober resting ground for Civil War Veterans. It is well cared for and easy to get around in.

1  Thank mchaffieclan
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Worth a visit to pay your respects to all the brave soldiers that lost their lives in the Civil War Lets hope we never have to experience the likes again

1  Thank Yorkie1948
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

"[These were] men who had given their lives for the country ..., and now sleep beneath the green sod of our beautiful cemetery, on the immortal field of Stone's River."—Chaplain William Earnshaw, the first Superintendent of Stones River National Cemetery. More than 24,000 soldiers, Confederate...More

Thank Ozoner51
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

well kept National cemetery honoring soldiers who fought for what they believed in. Walk the rows and be in awe of ow many young men gave everything.

Thank Joseph W
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area, great history. Park area great for bike riding, walking, touring by car. Used often for photo shoots with trees, and cannons , path area with wild flowers, trees of color on fall. Just lovely.

Thank LBinTN48
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We were impressed with this Civil War cemetery. There were coins placed on most of the stones. Signs with touching sayings make this place more sacred. Very well kept. It was an honor to visit.

Thank Peggy L
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

I just took a tour with a neighbor friend entitled Hallowed Ground: A Lantern Tour. The tour was very enjoyable. We heard the rules before we began our walk through the National Cemetery. No talking, no picture taking, turn off all cell phones (including no...More

Thank MSO70
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