Franklin offers rich Civil War History, giving insight into the Batlle of Franklin, the last great battle of the Civil War. Tour over 200 acres of battlefield and house museums that tell the history of that fateful day in 1864.
Civil War History
The marker in front of the historic courthouse facing the square discusses the U.S. Colored Troops’ role in the Civil
On this marker facing the historic courthouse, the unrest and armed clashes among political groups, and white and black populations
This marker, located nearest the intersection of the roundabout and 2nd Avenue, details the time of reconstruction following the Civil
This marker indicates the location of a two-story brick courthouse that was constructed in 1809 and the role that the
The Battle of Franklin is summarized in this marker directly in front of the statue at the center of the