Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors!
Centre For Holistic and Biological Dentistry
Events at Carter House and Carnton provide opportunities for exploring these historic sites in a whole different way. From the Carnton Sunset Concert Series to Blue & Gray Days, there is something for everyone.
Teacher Appreciation Day
September 23, 2017
Show your Teacher ID to get free admission into both Carter House and Carnton on Classic House Tours. Teachers also receive 10% off educational resources in the gift shops. For more information, please contact Sarah Falck at email@example.com or (615) 794-0903.
Civil War Lecture Series
October 5, 2017
Performing Arts Theatre at Academy Park
Entitled “America, Our Civil War and the Expanding Conversation,” speaker Eric A. Jacobson will address evolving interpretation and what is in store for the future of Civil War history.
Reservations are required due to limited seating. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (615) 794-0903. The Performing Arts Theatre at Academy Park is located at 112 Everbright. Parking is available along Everbright and behind the Williamson County Enrichment Center, access off of Granbury Street. This event is free and open to the public.
Blue & Gray Days
November 9 - 11, 2017
Blue and Gray Days is an annual living history event at Carter House and Carnton that allows guests to step into the past. In addition to the classic house tours, re-enactors and living historians set up camp sites and perform demonstrations. Visitors can meet and visit with Abraham Lincoln and Gen. U.S. Grant, play a game of 19th Century cricket, or learn the differences between Federal and Confederate soldiers. Click here for additional details.
Dedication of Cannons to the City of Franklin
November 10, 2017
Carter Hill Battlefield Park
After the Franklin Veteran's Day parade, our preservation partners, Franklin's Charge, will dedicate cannons to the City of Franklin at Carter Hill Battlefield Park. This event is free and open to the public.
Battle of Franklin 5K & Kids’ Fun Run
November 11, 2017
Join us for our third annual 5K Run/Walk and Kids' Fun Run on November 11, 2017! Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome. Click here for more details or to register.
153rd Anniversary of the Battle of Franklin – Illumination
November 30, 2017
To commemorate the Sesquicentennial of the Battle of Franklin, 10,000 luminaries, representing the casualties of the battle, will be lit at dusk. This event is free to the public.