A Hard Earned Victory

The Battle of Stones River began on the last day of 1862 and was one of the bloodiest conflicts of the Civil War. The battle produced important military and political gains for the Union, and it changed forever the people who lived and fought here. Read More

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Park Day Community Volunteer Event

Join us to remove invasive exotic plants and trash from our community's national and local parks.

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History & Culture

Learn about the many layers of history found in the park's landscapes and collections.

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Learn more about the unique natural resources and ecosystems that make up the battlefield.

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Interpretive Programs

Check out the array of talks, walks, tours and special events presented by employees, volunteers and partners.

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Volunteer Opportunities

There no better way to Find Your Park than through volunteering. Check out all of the ways you can make a difference.

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Friends of Stones River NB

Support our preservation and interpretation efforts by joining the Friends of Stones River National Battlefield.

Last updated: February 19, 2018

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3501 Old Nashville Highway
Murfreesboro, TN 37129


(615) 893-9501

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