• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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  • Park Tour Road Closed Unitl 8 AM on Saturday October 4, 2014

    The park tour road and visitor center parking lots will be closed until 8 AM while permitted 5K & 10K races pass through the park. Portions of the Old Nashville Highway will be closed as well.

Your Safety

Rat Snake

Even small animals like this Rat Snake can cause injury if provoked.

Your safety is our top priority!

Watch your footing in fields and on unpaved trails.

Pedestrians should use trails or walk on the side of roads at all times.

Always cross the Old Nashville Highway at marked crosswalks.

Stay on the marked trails.

Drink plenty of water when walking or biking in the park.

Bicyclists should ride only on designated roads and obey all traffic laws.

Do not approach wildlife in the park.

In case of injury, contact us at 615-893-9501. Call 911 in an emergency.

Did You Know?

Parsons' Battery Exhibit

The men of Parsons' Battery, Batteries H & M of the Fourth U.S. Artillery, fired 2,199 cannon rounds during the Battle of Stones River. That was more than ten percent of all of the Union artillery rounds fired during the battle.