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Stones River National Cemetery

2552 Old Nashville Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3258
+1 615-893-9501
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A Meaningful Part of Stones River Battlefield Visit

You'll see the headstones of Union Soldiers and the U.S. military units they served in. After a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
PCee_12
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Tennessee
Always a good but sad visit

I live very near the Stones River battlefield and I visit it often because our Civil War was of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
James S
,
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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Cemetery honoring those who died in the Civil War.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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2552 Old Nashville Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3258
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+1 615-893-9501
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You'll see the headstones of Union Soldiers and the U.S. military units they served in. After a while, you may pause and notice there are no Confederate markers. With some thought and research, you'll find, Southern soldiers whose bodies where not claimed by locals, were...More

Thank PCee_12
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I live very near the Stones River battlefield and I visit it often because our Civil War was of great interest to me because my Grandfather was in this war. He was was an old man when my father was born and my father was...More

Thank James S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

So many sacrifices, so much we take for granted. You have to pause and think about it when you're here. Visited on Memorial Day in the rain and it made it all the more somber but a very good stop.

Thank Hapcity
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to National Cemeteries before, but this was a very old one. They say it's haunted, easy to believe. Very beautiful, very peaceful.

Thank ladytinner
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the smaller National Cemeteries we've visited. Well tended & pleasantly shaded. An easy walk from the Visitor Center.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a major battlefield area that is well preserved and well marked for individual viewing. There is also an excellent administration area with easy to understand exhibits and an excellent video. For history buffs this is an interesting area to study as both the...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We took the lantern tour and was well pleased with the knowledge of the host and participants at the grave sites. A can not miss if you are a history buff.

Thank Allison H
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Over 6,000 fallen Union Soldiers (and possibly a few Confederate) from the battles of Stones River, Franklin, Spring Hill, and others in the Middle Tennessee area rest here. Take your time and learn about how the Cemetery came into being, who built it, and how...More

1  Thank CivilWarTraveller57
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

The Cemetery is a sober resting ground for Civil War Veterans. It is well cared for and easy to get around in.

1  Thank mchaffieclan
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Worth a visit to pay your respects to all the brave soldiers that lost their lives in the Civil War Lets hope we never have to experience the likes again

1  Thank Yorkie1948
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