Forward March! - A Battlefield Hike - Learn about geology, the Civil War and Reconstruction as ranger leads an hour long hike through the battlefield including stops at the Slaughter Pen, the site of a post war Freedmen's community, and the fields where the fighting raged during the afternoon of December 31, 1862.
Field Trip Programs
Load, Ready, Fire! - History, math, science, and physical fitness come together as students try their hand at the drill used to load and fire a Civil War cannon. (30 minutes)
Museum Exploration Scavenger Hunt - Discover how the Battle of Stones River fits in to the larger story of the Civil War and Reconstruction using the park's museum exhibits. (30-45 minutes)
Last updated: April 14, 2015