• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

Event Details

  • 01/01/2015

    Painting of soldiers removing wounded men from the battlefield
    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 Eye of the Storm - Learn about the quiet but critical events of New Year's Day that shaped the outcome of the Battle of Stones River. 30 minute talk

11 AM - Your Stones River: Slavery and the Civil War - The role of slavery as a cause and shaping force of our Civil War has long been a topic of debate. Join us and continue that discussion while a ranger moderates. 45 minute discussion

1 PM - Forever Free - Explore how the Emancipation Proclamation shaped the course and outcome of the Civil War through the experiences of people who lived and fought in middle Tennessee. 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