• 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.

Event Details

  • Everyday from 10/11/2014 to 10/12/2014

    Confederate cavalry riding in a column
    Location: Visitor Center | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM,11:00 AM to 11:30 AM,1:00 PM to 1:30 PM,2:00 PM to 2:30 PM,3:00 PM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Jim Lewis Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 615-893-9501

Cavalry was one of the greatest strengths of the Confederate Army of Tennessee during its campaigns in middle Tennessee. Rangers will discuss the role of cavalry during the three battles at Murfreesboro, and the Seventh Tennessee Cavalry, CSA will demonstrate the tactics that made Forrest, Morgan, and Wheeler names to be feared by their enemies.

Daily Program Schedule

10 AM - Ranger Talk - Confederate Cavalry Returns to Tennessee

11 AM - Cavalry Demonstration

1 PM - Ranger Talk - The Battle of the Cedars

2 PM - Cavalry Demonstration

3 PM - Ranger Talk - The Battle of Nashville