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Extended Tour at Carter House

The Battle of Franklin Trust
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Nov 30 2:00PM - 3:30PM

Join us for a comprehensive walking tour of the Carter House and the Franklin battlefield. The Extended Tour at Carter House will begin with a history of the site, and lead into a focused discussion on slavery and how it led to secession and ultimately the Civil War.Guests will begin outside before heading inside for a tour of the Carter home.The tour will next focus on the Battle of Franklin, with stops at several important battle related sites.The tour will conclude with the post-war story of the Carter family and how a fractured but reunited country began the slow path toward recovery.

The Extended Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of ten or those with limited mobility.

Contact Hannah Jacobs at (615) 905-0687 or hannah@boft.orgfor questions or to schedule an Extended Tour. Special rates available for military groups of 10 or more - please call for details.

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Battlefield Tour (The Carnton)

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Dec 14 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Join us for a comprehensive walking tour of the Eastern Flank of the Franklin battlefield. The tour focuses on many elements of the Battle of Franklin, explaining why it occurred, the arrival of the…
 
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Battlefield Tour (The Carter House)

Battlefield Tour (The Carter House)

Dec 14 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Join us for a comprehensive walking tour of the centermost portion of the Franklin battlefield. The tour focuses on many elements of the Battle of Franklin, explaining why it occurred, the arrival of…