Tennessee Historic Sites
6/1/2005
Step into your Tennessee ancestors' shoes at these battlefields, parks, museums and plantations..

Battlefields and Military Parks
More Civil War battles were fought in Tennessee than in any other state besides Virginia. You can see those battlegrounds at the National Park Service-designated Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park near the Tennessee-Georgia border (706-866-9241, <www.nps.gov/chch>), Fort Donelson National Battlefield in Dover (931-232-5706, <www.nps.gov/ fodo>), Shiloh National Military Park in Shiloh (731-689-5696, <www.nps.gov/ shil>) and Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro (615-893 9501, <www.nps.gov/ stri>).

Belle Meade Plantation

5025 Harding Road
Nashville, TN 37205
(615) 356-0501
<www.bellemeadeplantation.com>
During the Battle of Nashville, Union and Confederate soldiers skirmished in the front yard of this 1853 mansion. Tour the house and the surrounding historical buildings.

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum