Get the most out of your Civil War battlefield visit by exploring these recommended To-Dos.
McGavock is the largest private Confederate cemetery in the country.
Visit the home and its simple outbuildings, including the most bullet-riddled historic structure on American soil, where the Battle of Franklin reached its bloody conclusion. A sad family tale awaits you there.
The setting of Robert Hicks's "Widow of the South," Carnton Plantation was a battlefield, a hospital, and a burial ground.
Union artillery at Fort Granger raked the Confederate flank during Hood's charge.
Want more? See all our To-Do items in Tennessee »
The Civil War 150: An Essential To-Do List for the 150th Anniversary features top suggestions for the tours, museums, books, movies and other activities that every true Civil War aficionado should seek out during the four-year sesquicentennial commemoration.