• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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  • Park Tour Road Closed Unitl 8 AM on Saturday September 13, 2014

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

Museum and Archives Collection


Close-up of the wooden marker used to mark the burial place of Lt. Christian Nix.

The Stones River National Battlefield museum and archive collections contain nearly 100,000 objects and pages that tell the story of the Battle of Stones River and the park's history.

You can view all of the holdings in these collections at the National Park Service Web Catalog.

Research appointments are obtainable via written request at least two weeks prior to the proposed date.

Did You Know?

Sixth and Seventh Arkansas Flag

Fragile objects that can no longer be displayed for long periods of time like the guidon flag of Sixth and Seventh Arkansas Infantry (Consolidated) can be viewed in the Stones River National Battlefield museum as high definition graphics. More...