The Carter House Extended Tour

Tuesday through Saturday at 2:00 pm.

Tickets: $25 

Join us for a comprehensive walking tour of The Carter House. The Extended tour at The Carter House will begin with a brief history of the site, and lead into a detailed walk of the property.  Guests will begin outside with a brief overview of the early history of the site and the Carter family before heading inside the home.  The tour will then lead guests through the family garden where a detailed discussion of the battle will occur.  The tour will end with a direct focus on slavery, how it led to secession, and was ultimately destroyed by the war. 

Arrive at The Carter House at least 15 minutes prior to tour time. The Extended Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes. About 45 minutes will be inside and 45 minutes will be outdoors. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of ten or those with limited mobility.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Online ticket sales end 24 hours before scheduled tour, however walk-ins are welcome.

Please contact Meagan Wuest at (615) 794-0903 or meagan@boft.org for questions or to make reservations.