• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 06/08/2014, 06/09/2014, 06/10/2014, 06/11/2014, 06/12/2014, 06/13/2014, 06/15/2014, 06/16/2014, 06/17/2014, 06/18/2014, 06/19/2014, 06/20/2014, 06/21/2014, 06/22/2014, 06/23/2014, 06/24/2014, 06/25/2014, 06/26/2014, 06/27/2014, 06/28/2014, 06/30/2014, 06/29/2014, 07/01/2014, 07/02/2014, 07/03/2014, 07/04/2014, 07/05/2014, 07/06/2014, 07/07/2014, 07/08/2014, 07/09/2014, 07/10/2014, 07/11/2014, 07/12/2014, 07/13/2014, 07/14/2014, 07/15/2014, 07/16/2014, 07/17/2014, 07/18/2014, 07/21/2014, 07/22/2014, 07/23/2014, 07/24/2014, 07/25/2014, 07/26/2014, 07/27/2014, 07/28/2014, 07/29/2014, 07/30/2014, 07/31/2014, 08/01/2014, 08/02/2014, 08/03/2014, 08/04/2014, 08/05/2014, 08/06/2014, 08/07/2014, 08/08/2014, 08/11/2014, 08/12/2014, 08/13/2014, 08/14/2014, 08/15/2014, 08/16/2014, 08/17/2014

    Location: Visitor Center | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: John McKay Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 615-893-9501

Join a ranger for a thirty-minute dicussion the causes and legacy of the Battle of Stones River and the Civil War. The ranger will choose from one of the following programs.

Why Did They Fight? - This program will explore the causes of the Civil War, the reasons for the timing and location of the Battle of Stones River, and what motivated Civil War soldiers.

A Tale of Two Soldiers will delve into the civil rights legacy of the Battle of Stones River and the Civil War by following the stories of William Holland, a slave turned soldier during the Civil War, and his grandson William Harlan.

Programs will not be offered when living history or special events are scheduled.