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Fort Granger Park

Fort Granger Ave., Franklin, TN 37065
+1 615-794-2103
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Well preserved earthworks

I found this an interesting stop, it couid do with more signage or a brochure with facts or points... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JStarkey2
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Plain City, Ohio
Cool little place, but not overly exciting

It's a good place to walk around and read about the history, but I definitely would make it a day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Megan W
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Fort Granger Ave., Franklin, TN 37065
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+1 615-794-2103

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I found this an interesting stop, it couid do with more signage or a brochure with facts or points of interest. We really didn't exactly know where to go or what we were looking at. Did find a few signs about the fort, but they...More

Thank JStarkey2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a good place to walk around and read about the history, but I definitely would make it a day trip. If you're in town and like history, great place. You can also walk down to the park and it's close to downtown Franklin!

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fort Granger Park is a nice place to take a moment and place yourself in Civil War history. When my husband and I went, there were only a couple of people there so we could take our time to read each board and not feel...More

Thank jenn5595815
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Soldiers from this elevated fort could look and shoot down at the enemy below. This was a large self sustained fortress and was too strong to be attacked by the Confederates.

Thank snarf1513
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a small park with a lot of Civil War history. Some of the park is under renovation (as of March 2017) and is not walkable. However, you are able to see trenches dug by Civil War soldiers, which is pretty neat for tween-aged...More

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 9 March 2017

It is somewhat hard to locate. Small but informative. A park area with a raised boardwalk highlighting with placards aspects of Franklin's Civil War battles and skirmishes. Much review of the Franklin Civil War Battle experience.

Thank TKCRhino
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Too bad most of the area closed; would love to have been able to access informational stations; however, it is great that they are trying so hard to preserve the area. It's wonderful that we can still feel and relive events from 150 years ago....More

Thank ksc2space
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My daughter and I enjoyed the short loop through this park that offered some great Civil War history.

Thank SandraVStockton
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Probably best to read up on history of Fort Granger before visiting so that way you will fully appreciate the layout of the grounds.

Thank TnTitan010
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Pack your favorite lunch and wine and come to this serene park. It is the perfect setting to start your weekend. If you have not been, then you are missing out. Enjoy the weather and scenery with a basket of goodies.

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