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Carnton Plantation

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1435 Carnton Lane, Nashville, TN 37046


Map of Carnton Plantation and recommended places nearby
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2. Ryman Auditorium & Museum
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4. Stones River National Battlefield
5. The Tennessee State Museum
6. Nashville War Memorial Auditorium
7. Tennessee Walking Horse Museum
8. Carl Van Vechten Gallery
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Carnton Plantation - Reviews from across the web

Loved every minute! - user review
The whole tour was fascinating. Our tour guide spent a lot of time telling us about the history of the place. Just standing in these rooms where many soldiers died, maybe even som...

Highly Recommend Carnton House - user review
Gave a great tour through the old plantation house. We had a wonderful time seeing what life was like in the 19th century. Seeing the surgeons table, tools, and many blood stai...

Definitely worth the stop - user review
A worth while stop for anyone interested in nicely restored homes of this era and/or Civil War history. Real/physical signs of the homes use as a field hospital drive the real...

Carnton Plantation | Museum/Attraction Review | Nashville | Frommers.com - expert review
Built in 1826 by Randal McGavock, a former mayor of Nashville, Carnton Plantation is a beautiful neoclassical antebellum mansion with a Greek Revival portico. During the Battle of Franklin, one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War, this plantation ...

I want to come back!!! - user review
Knowing that Carrie( the lady of the house) was such a caring person. Love the picture of the children that she lost in her bedroom. Love that she was a very stubborn woman. The ho...

Great Ghost Walk - user review
Just took the Ghost Tour on Friday the 13th. It was great! The tour guide was very knowledgable and answered all of our questions. We toured the house by candle light which adde...

All history buffs should visit - user review
great place for anyone with an interest in the american civil war to visit. The tour was great and very informative. Almost feel as if you have stepped back in time. If you lov...

Memories and the Mansion today. - user review
I was born and raised in Williamson county. When I was a boy I visited Carnton, because I knew the family that lived in the house and farmed the land. My wife and her sister fro...

My grandparents once lived at the Carnton Mansion - user review
I recently revisted Carnton in June 2004. I was offended by the remarks of the curators who described the sharecroppers who lived at the mansion as dirty people. My ...

chilling history - user review
Liked tour very much, a vivid look, back into history. The blood stains on the floors of every room and by the fireplaces told the story of went on at the home in...

Trip Back in Time - user review
We took a tour of the Carnton Plantation today and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. The historian vividly illustrated in our minds the horror of the battle of Franklin and the...

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