• 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.

Listening to the Landscape

Hazen Brigade Monument

The Stories of Stones River National Battlefield

Stones River National Battlefield is displaying a new traveling exhibit, Listening to the Landscape: The Stories of Stones River National Battlefield, in the park visitor center through October 31, 2009. This exhibit helps viewers appreciate the variety of human stories that have left their mark on the park's landscapes.

The exhibit was created by students from Middle Tennessee State University and was sponsored by Eastern National, the Public History Program at MTSU, the Tennessee Civil War National Heritage Area, and Stones River National Battlefield.

Stones River National Battlefield will ship the exhibit to historic sites, libraries, schools and other sites upon request. Contact us for more information or to reserve the exhibit.

Did You Know?

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...