The Carter House State Historic Site is a historic house at 1140 Columbia Avenue in Franklin, Tennessee. In that house, the Carter family hid in the basement waiting for the second Battle of Franklin to end. Hours: Monday-Saturday: 9:00-5:00 Sunday: 11:00-5:00
Site info one of the bloodiest battles in the Civil War - you’re sure to learn some things about this war that you didn’t know before! Carnton Plantation tour can be combined with Carter House.
History buffs will love taking the tour of this family home that withstood one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War. Great for families too! www.boft.org
The Carter house is the site of the great battle of Franklin. You can see bullet holes all over some of the buildings. There's a museum and tours, but you can really just walk around and enjoy the place. It's a short walk from Main Street.
Wonderful historic tour of this important Civil War site. Tour included with your booking.
“Stop by to learn the amazing story of the Lotz family. All of the guides here are fantastic!”
“A casual, farmhouse style restaurant with home baked pies and other great food.”
“My favorite flavors are Pecan Praline and Salted Caramel! Bryce loved their sprinkle waffle Cones!”
“Amazing food and cocktails. They have a great old fashioned! Check their website for details on live music.”