Ranger Programs

A park ranger and high school students crouch behing limestone boulders in the Slaughter Pen.

February 4-26, 2017: Black History Month Programs - African Americans have lived on and shaped the park landscapes before, during and after the Civil War. Let a ranger share one or more of those stories with you during a thirty-minute talk every Saturday and Sunday at 2 PM.

March 5-26, 2017: Women's History Month Programs - From the home front to the front lines, women played an important role in metamorphosis of our nation during and after the Civil War. Join a park ranger for a thirty-minute talk focusing on women who shaped the story of the battle of Stones River and the ensuing Union occupation of Murfreesboro. Programs will take place every Saturday and Sunday at 2 PM.

April 8-30, 2017: Find Your Park Programs - Visitors will spend time with a ranger discovering the the unique cultural or natural resources that make Stones River National Battlefield a place where lasting memories can be made. Thirty-minute talks will begin at 2 PM every Saturday and Sunday at the park visitor center.

April 8 - October 14, 2017: Bicycle Tours - Join a ranger for a 90-minute bicycle tour of the battlefield at 9 AM every second Saturday of the month from April 8 through October 14, 2017 through October 14, 2017.

May 1 - June 9, 2017: Ranger Programs - Park rangers will present an 11 AM talk and a caravan tour of the battlefield at 2 PM on Saturdays and Sundays. Check the Schedule of Events for detailed program descriptions.

June 10 - August 12, 2017: Ranger Programs - Park rangers will offer talks, walks, or tours at 11 AM, 1 & 2 PM daily. Check the Schedule of Events for detailed program descriptions.

August 13 - October 29, 2017: Ranger Programs - Park rangers will present an 11 AM talk and a caravan tour of the battlefield at 2 PM on Saturdays and Sundays. Check the Schedule of Events for detailed program descriptions.

November 5-26, 2017: Native American Heritage Month Programs - From prehistoric hunters through the Trail of Tears and the American Civil War, Native American stories are woven into the park's landscapes. Explore them with a ranger during a thirty-minute talk every Saturday and Sunday at 2 PM.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

3501 Old Nashville Highway
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Phone:

(615) 893-9501

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