The Legacy of Stones River
As we commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, join us to reexamine one of the most significant battles of that conflict. The Battle of Stones River proved to be one of the war's bloodiest battles and had farreaching strategic, political, and social consequences. It changed the lives of thousands and still has meaning today.
Did You Know?
Stones River National Battlefield uses prescribed fire to preserve the battlefield landscapes. Fire also helps eliminate invasive exotic plants and encourage the growth of native grass species. More...