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Winstead Hill Park

4023 Columbia Pike, Franklin, TN 37064-1152
+1 615-794-2103
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Histiory and a great view!

No trip to Franklin would be complete without a visit to this park. read the signs and learn about... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
Franklin, Tennessee
A Park with a View

This place is being worked on and added to so it is always a good place to go first when doing the... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Bruce J
Franklin, Tennessee
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4023 Columbia Pike, Franklin, TN 37064-1152
+1 615-794-2103

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

No trip to Franklin would be complete without a visit to this park. read the signs and learn about how the Generals made the fatal errors that lost the battle for the south.

Thank autojob1111
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This place is being worked on and added to so it is always a good place to go first when doing the Battle of Franklin. The information monuments and exhibits certainly help your tour of this area of Civil War history.

1  Thank Bruce J
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed out hike along the trail and seeing the memorials and graves. I read about the battle before visiting. I am glad I did because there weren't many informational signs to let vistors know what they were looking at, but it is my understanding...More

1  Thank Heather W
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Worth a short drive to overlook the town. Only a few minutes but gives you an idea of what the battle was like.. Try it and you will like it

Thank stevesE4838VE
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Very interesting place to go and stand where John Bell Hood and the Confederate Soldiers looked out over Franklin at the Union Soldiers just before the Battle of Franklin in November of 1864. They also have stone monuments with the different states as well as...More

1  Thank beckyb001992
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We drove to the site and I walked up the hill. It was interesting after visiting other attractions but I wouldn't go to far out of your way.

Thank travelagentchristy
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This is a very important historical site for the civil war and American history. A conflict that began to change in the outcome of the war. The site is very well kept, very informative, and close to other sites that are historically important. Not to...More

Thank AplusJ-adventures
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Winstead Hill is a 61 acre Civil War Battlefield. It sits at the very end of town at 4023 Columbia Ave. on the right just as you're leaving Franklin. There are Historic Plaques placed along the trail explaining the battle. There are a number of...More

Thank NashvilleJules12345
Reviewed 30 March 2016

A must see for the historians of the Civil War. You will see the burial sites of the six Confederate Generals who were killed at the Battle of Franklin. Imagine all the trees gone, and the views towards Nashville Capitol. Be sure to learn more...More

Thank Jennyj2boys
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We heard about this site while at our tour at the Carnation Plantation. (Must see) What an amazing sight, full of history and sorrow. The view is stunning and gives you an insight of what the soldiers could see. Beautiful grounds, a must see and...More

Thank Tan_Eye 7
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