• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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  • Park Tour Road Closed Unitl 8 AM on Saturday October 4, 2014

    The park tour road and visitor center parking lots will be closed until 8 AM while permitted 5K & 10K races pass through the park. Portions of the Old Nashville Highway will be closed as well.

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Kentucky State Guard coat worn by Henry Hall of the 4th Kentucky Infantry, CSA

The landscapes of Stones River National Battlefield have shaped and been shaped by the men and women who lived and died there. By linking to the pages above, you can learn more about the people, places and stories of the battlefield and the significant cultural resources cared for by the National Park Service.

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Prescribed Fire at the Slaughter Pen

Stones River National Battlefield uses prescribed fire to preserve the battlefield landscapes. Fire also helps eliminate invasive exotic plants and encourage the growth of native grass species. More...