Living History Programs
Join us for an opportunity to see demonstrations of Civil War weapons and equipment while learning more about the people affected by the Battle of Stones River. Check the Schedule of Events for program times and detailed program descriptions.
December 26, 2013 to January 3, 2014: 151st Anniversary Programs - Join rangers and volunteers for a variety of walks, talks, tours and living history demonstrations that will tell the story of one of the most significant battles of the Civil War, the Battle of Stones River. Program Schedule
June 7-8, 2014: Kennesaw Mountain Connections - Watch artillery and infantry demonstrations as a ranger tells the story of soldiers and units that played key roles in both the Stones River and Kennesaw Mountain Campaigns. Program Schedule
October 18-19, 2014: Confederate Hoofbeats- Watch Confederate cavalry manuever and fire while learning how the mounted arm of the Confederate Army of Tennessee affected the course of the Civil War in middle Tennessee. Program Scehdule
December 6-7, 2014: 150th Anniversary of the Battle of the Cedars- Park rangers and volunteers will present an array of programs commemorating the last battle at Murfreesboro which set the stage for the climactic Battle of Nashville one week later.
December 26, 2014 to January 3, 2015: 152nd Anniversary Programs - Join rangers and volunteers for a variety of walks, talks, tours and living history demonstrations that will tell the story of one of the most significant battles of the Civil War, the Battle of Stones River.
Did You Know?
Fragile objects that can no longer be displayed for long periods of time like the guidon flag of Sixth and Seventh Arkansas Infantry (Consolidated) can be viewed in the Stones River National Battlefield museum as high definition graphics. More...