• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

Event Details

  • 12/26/2014

    Painting of Union soldiers in rocks
    Location: Visitor Center | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM,11:00 AM to 11:45 AM,1:00 PM to 1:30 PM,2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Jim Lewis Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 615-893-9501

10 AM - The Approaching Thunder- Join a ranger for a talk that focuses on the events of the Stones River Campaign 152 years ago to the day. 30 minute talk

11 AM - Your Stones River: Why Did They Fight? - A ranger will guide participants in a discussion of some of the most controversial and/or critical moments of the Stones River story. We will begin by examining the political and military moves that set the stage for the deadly fight at Murfreesboro. 30-45 minute discussion

1 PM - Stones River Stories- Listen as a ranger shares the story of a soldier or group of soldiers that fought in the Battle of Stones River. 30 minute talk

2 PM - Battlefield Caravan Tour- Visitors will follow a ranger in their vehicles and stop at four sites to learn about the events and people that are part of the story of the Battle of Stones River. 90 minute tour