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Stones River Battlefield

The Stones River National Battlefield, located three miles northwest of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, is administered by the National Park Service. A driving tour, walking trails, museum, bookstore and living history events are offered from the Visitor Center. More than 6,100 Union soldiers are buried in Stones River National Cemetery. Of these, 2,562 are unknown. Some Confederate dead are buried in Evergreen Cemetery in Murfreesboro.

Suggested Itineraries

Stones River Battlefield: What's Nearby

Murfreesboro, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Stones River National Battlefield
Murfreesboro, TN
Civil War  |  Fort
Fortress Rosecrans, Stones River National Battlefield
Murfreesboro, TN
Civil War  |  Battlefield
Stones River Battlefield
Murfreesboro, TN
Civil War  |  Museum
Oaklands Historic House Museum
Murfreesboro, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Sam Davis Home
Smyrna, TN
Civil War  |  Museum
Travellers Rest Plantation and Museum
Nashville, TN
Civil War  |  Fort
Fort Granger
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Carnton
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Eastern Flank Battlefield Park
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Cemetery
McGavock Confederate Cemetery
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Lotz House
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Battlefield
Franklin Battlefield
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
The Carter House
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Confederate Memorial Park at Winstead Hill
Franklin, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Shy's Hill
Nashville, TN
Civil War  |  Self-Guided Tour
Battle of Nashville Tour Map
Nashville, TN
Civil War  |  Battlefield
Nashville Battlefield
Nashville, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Belmont Mansion
Nashville, TN
Civil War  |  Museum
Tennessee State Museum and State Capitol
Nashville, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Belle Meade Plantation
Nashville, TN
Civil War  |  Historic Site
Spring Hill Battlefield
Spring Hill, TN
Civil War  |  Battlefield
Spring Hill Battlefield
Spring Hill, TN

Preservation

The American Battlefield Trust and our members have saved more than 74 acres at Stones River Battlefield.

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Related Battles

Murfreesboro, TN | December 31, 1862
Result: Union Victory
Estimated Casualties
24,645
Union
12,906
Confed.
11,739