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This section of the "Thousand-Mile Front" provides visitors a list of significant military, cultural, and historical sites by state. Click on the name of a state for a list of its cities. Each city is followed by a list of specific sites to visit. A map of a city's regional location can be found by clicking on the city's name. Color bars and a  symbol denote the type of site.

Type of Site
Battle or Skirmish
Military Noncombat
Cultural/Historical
Civil War Discovery Trail Site

Arkansas

CITIES/TOWNS

Cabot
CAMP NELSON CONFEDERATE CEMETERY. 501-676-6403 

Camden

    FORT SOUTHERLAND PARK. Preserved earthworks. 501-836-6436 
    McCOLLUM-CHIDESTER HOUSE MUSEUM. Historic house. 501-836-9243 

Chidester
POISON SPRING STATE PARK. Battlefield, historic site. 501-685-2748 

Fayetteville

    CONFEDERATE CEMETERY MEMORIAL PARK.
    HEADQUARTERS HOUSE - WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Historic home, battlefield. 501-521-2970 

Fort Smith

Gillet
ARKANSAS POST NATIONAL MEMORIAL. Earthen fortifications, battlefield. 501-548-2207

Harrison
BUFFALO NATIONAL RIVER. Nitre caves/skirmish sites. 501-741-5443

Helena

    BATTLE OF HELENA, BATTERY'S A, B, C, & D MARKERS. Battlefield, historic sites, fortifications, trenches, and markers. 501-338-9831 
    HELENA CONFEDERATE CEMETERY.

Jacksonport
JACKSONPORT STATE PARK. Historic site and buildings. 501-523-2143 

Lake Village
LAKE CHICOT STATE PARK. Battlefield. 501-265-5480

Leola
JENKINS' FERRY. Historic ferry landing, battlefield. 501-844-4176 

Little Rock

    ALBERT PIKE MANSION. THE ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER DECORATIVE ARTS MUSEUM. 501-372-4000
    LITTLE ROCK ARSENAL (ARKANSAS MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND HISTORY). Historic site and building. 501-324-9231 
    LITTLE ROCK NATIONAL CEMETERY. 501-324-6401
    OLD STATE HOUSE. Original capitol, museum. 501-324-9685 

New Edinburg
MARKS' MILLS HISTORIC BATTLE FIELD STATE PARK. 501-463-8555

Pea Ridge
PEA RIDGE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK. Battlefield. 501-451-8122 

Prairie Grove
PRAIRIE GROVE BATTLEFIELD HISTORIC STATE PARK. 501-846-2990 

Prescott
BATTLE OF PRAIRIE DeANNE (RED RIVER CAMPAIGN) COUNTY MUSEUM. 501-887-5821

St. Charles
CIVIL WAR MONUMENT. Battlefield with markers. 501-282-3337

St. Francis
Grant County Museum (19KB)
Grant County Museum

CHALK BLUFF PARK. Historic site, battlefield. 501-598-2667 

Sheridan
GRANT COUNTY MUSEUM. 501-942-4496

Washington
OLD WASHINGTON HISTORIC STATE PARK. Historical nineteenth-century community. 501-983-2684 

Illinois

CITIES/TOWNS

Alton

    CONFEDERATE MONUMENT. Confederate cemetery. 800-258-6645
    CONFEDERATE PRISON. 800-258-6645
    LOVEJOY MONUMENT. 800-258-6645

Bloomington
DAVID DAVIS MANSION STATE HISTORIC SITE. 309-828-1084

Cairo

    CUSTOM HOUSE. 618-734-3015 
    FORT DEFIANCE STATE PARK. 618- 734-3015
    HISTORIC DISTRICT. Boundaries: Park, 33rd, Sycamore, 21st, Center, Cedar, Jefferson & 4th Streets, and the Ohio River.
    SAFFORD LIBRARY. 618-734-3015

Charleston
LINCOLN LOG CABIN STATE HISTORIC SITE. An 86-acre living history farm.

Lawrenceville
LINCOLN TRAIL MEMORIAL. 217-785-1584

Lincoln
POSTVILLE COURTHOUSE STATE HISTORIC SITE. 217-732-8930

Metamora
METAMORA COURTHOUSE STATE HISTORIC SITE. 309-367-4470

Mt. Pulaski
MT. PULASKI COURTHOUSE STATE HISTORIC SITE. 217-792-3919

Murphysboro
JOHN A. LOGAN MUSEUM. 618-684-3455 

Springfield

    LINCOLN DEPOT. 217-788-1356
    LINCOLN'S FAMILY PEW. First Presbyterian Church. 217-528-4311
    LINCOLN-HERNDON LAW OFFICES. 217-785-7289
    LINCOLN'S HOME. Four block National Historic Site. 217-492-4150 
    LINCOLN'S TOMB. 217-782-2717 
    OLD STATE CAPITOL. Site of "House Divided" speech. 217-785-7960 

Ullin

    HISTORIC THEMES COURTHOUSE. 800-248-4373
    LINCOLN MEMORIAL PICNIC GROUNDS. Monument marking Lincoln-Douglas debates. 800-248-4373
    MOUND CITY NATIONAL CEMETERY. 800-248-4373
    VIENNA CIVIL WAR MEMORIAL. 800-248-4373

Vandalic
VANDALIC STATEHOUSE STATE HISTORIC SITE. 618-283-1161

Kentucky

CITIES/TOWNS

Bardstown
MY OLD KENTUCKY HOME STATE PARK. 502-349-3502

Bowling Green/Warren County

    CIVIL WAR DEFENSE LINE MARKER.
    CIVIL WAR OCCUPATIONS MARKER.
    BAKER HILL.
    COLLEGE HILL.
    CONFEDERATE STATE CAPITAL OF KENTUCKY MARKER.
    FORT ALBERT SIDNEY JOHNSTON PLAQUE.
    FORT WEBB/CIVIL WAR FORTIFICATIONS MARKER.
    HOME OF THOMAS HINES MARKER.
    RIVERVIEW AT HOBSON GROVE. 
    WARREN COUNTY CHIEF USA CIVIL WAR OFFICERS/CONFEDERATE MEDALS OF HONOR MARKER.

Campbellsville
BATTLE OF TEBB'S BEND. 502-465-3786 

Columbus
COLUMBUS- BELMONT STATE PARK. 502-677-2327 

Jefferson Davis Monument (13KB)
Jefferson Davis Monument

Fairview
JEFFERSON DAVIS MONUMENT STATE HISTORIC SITE. 502-886-1765 

Frankfort

    FRANKFORT CEMETERY/ CONFEDERATE MONUMENT. 502-227-2403 
    KENTUCKY CAPITOL ROTUNDA. 502-564-3449 
    KENTUCKY MILITARY HISTORY MUSEUM. 502-564-3265 
    OLD KENTUCKY CAPITOL. 502-564-3016 
    PEWEE VALLEY CONFEDERATE CEMETERY. 502-564-2172

Franklin
SIMPSON COUNTY ARCHIVES AND MUSEUM. 502-586-4228 

Harrodsburg

    CLAY HILL, GOV. BERRIAH MAGOFFIN BIRTHPLACE. 606-734-2364
    OLD FORT HARROD STATE PARK. 606-734-3314 
    ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH. 606-734-2364
    SHAKER VILLAGE AT PLEASANT HILL. 606-734-5411

Hodgenville

    ABRAHAM LINCOLN BIRTHPLACE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE. 502-358-3137 
    LINCOLN BOYHOOD HOME AT KNOB CREEK. 502-549-3741 
    LINCOLN MUSEUM. 502-358-3163 

Hopkinsville
PENNYROYAL AREA MUSEUM. 502-887-4270

Lebanon
LEBANON COURTHOUSE/BATTLE OF LEBANON MARKERS: Walking/driving tour. 502-692-2661

Lexington

    ASHLAND, THE HENRY CLAY ESTATE. 606-266-8581
    HUNT-MORGAN HOUSE. 606-253-0362 
    LEXINGTON CEMETERY. 606-255-5522 
    MARY TODD LINCOLN HOUSE. 606-233-9999 
    "OLD MORRISON" TRANSYLVANIA UNIVERSITY. 606-233-8120
    WAVELAND STATE HISTORIC SITE. 606-272-3611

Louisville

    FARMINGTON HISTORIC HOME. 502-452-9920 
    RIVERSIDE-THE FARNSLEY-MOREMAN LANDING. 502-935-6809

Madisonville
FORREST RECONNOITERED MARKER

Maysville
NATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD MUSEUM. 606-564-9411 

Middlesboro
CUMBERLAND GAP NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK. 606-247-2817 

Morganfield
FORREST RECONNOITERED MARKER.

Munfordville
BATTLE OF MUNFORDVILLE/HART COUNTY MUSEUM. 502-524-0101 

Nancy

    MILL SPRINGS BATTLEFIELD. 606-679-5725 
    ZOLLICOFFER PARK. 606-679-5725 

Nicholasville
CAMP NELSON. 606-887-4351 

Paducah
McCRACKEN COUNTY SITES/MARKERS. 502-443-8783

    PADUCAH CSA HERO MARKER.
    COL. ED MURRAY'S HOME MARKER.
    COL. HICKS' HEADQUARTERS MARKER.
    CONFEDERATE FLAG OF WELCOME MARKER.
    FORREST'S BIVOUAC MARKER.
    FORREST'S HEADQUARTERS MARKER.
    FORREST'S RAID MARKER.
    FORT ANDERSON MARKER.
    GEN. LLOYD TILGHMAN MARKER.
    GEN. ULYSSES S. GRANT MARKER.
    GRANT'S PROCLAMATION MARKER.
    GUNSMITH FRED HUMMEL MARKER.
    TILGHMAN HOME MARKER.

Paintsville
MOUNTAIN HOME PLACE. 606-297-1850

Bottom House (32KB)
Bottom House

Perryville

    BOTTOM HOUSE.
    KARRIC-PARKS HOUSE.
    PERRYVILLE BATTLEFIELD STATE HISTORIC SITE. Kentucky's greatest Civil War battle. 606-332-8631 
    TOWN OF PERRYVILLE. Nineteenth-century community. 606-332-1862

Prestonsburg
BATTLE OF MIDDLE CREEK MARKER. 606-886-1341

Richmond

    WHITE HALL STATE HISTORIC SITE. 606-623-9178 
    BATTLE OF RICHMOND. 800-866-3750

Russellville
RUSSELLVILLE CONVENTION SITE MARKER. 502-726-2206

Sacramento
BATTLE OF SACRAMENTO DRIVING TOUR. 502-782-0800

Smithland
FORT SMITH. 502-928-2446 

South Union
THE SHAKER VILLAGE AT SOUTH UNION. 502-542-4167

Springfield

    LINCOLN HOMESTEAD STATE PARK. 606-336-7461
    MORDECAI LINCOLN HOUSE. 606-336-7461
    WASHINGTON COUNTY COURTHOUSE. 606-336-3810

Washington

    OLD WASHINGTON HISTORIC VILLAGE. 606-759-7411
    GENERAL ALBERT SIDNEY JOHNSTON BIRTHPLACE.
    METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, SOUTH.
    PAXTON INN. Underground railroad site.

West Point
FORT DUFFIELD. 502-922-4260 

Louisiana

CITIES/TOWNS

Alexandria

    ALEXANDRIA/PINEVILLE HISTORIC DISTRICT/NATIONAL CEMETERY. Walking tour. 318-443-7049, 800-551-9546 
    BAILEY'S DAM. Fortifications, markers. 318-443-7049, 800-551-9546
    FORT BUHLOW AND FORT RANDOLPH. Earthworks, markers. 318-443-7049, 800-551-9546
    KENT HOUSE. Museum. 318-487-5998 
    TYRONE PLANTATION. 318-442-8528

Bastrop
SNYDER MUSEUM. 318-281-8760 

Rural Life Museum (26KB)
Rural Life Museum

Baton Rouge

    MAGNOLIA CEMETERY. Battleground. 504-387-2464
    OLD ARSENAL POWDER MAGAZINE. 504-342-0401 
    OLD STATE CAPITOL. 504-342-0500 
    PENTAGON BARRACKS MUSEUM AND INTERPRETIVE CENTER. 504-342-1866
    RURAL LIFE MUSEUM. 504-765-2437 

Bunkie
EDWIN EPPS HOUSE.

Burnside
HOUMAS HOUSE. 504-473-7841

Chalmette
MALUS/BEAUREGARD HOUSE. 504-589-4428 

Cheneyville
LOYD HALL PLANTATION. 318-776-5641, 800-240-8135 

Clinton

    CLINTON CONFEDERATE STATE CEMETERY. 504-634-7155
    MARSTON HOUSE AND SILLIMAN COLLEGE. 504-634-7155

Darrow

    ASHLAND PLANTATION. 504-473-1328 
    TEZCUCO PLANTATION. 504-562-3929

Delta
GRANT'S CANAL. Historic canal remnants, marker. 601-636-0583

Destrehan
DESTREHAN PLANTATION. 504-764-9315

Franklin

    GREVEMBERG HOUSE MUSEUM. 318-828-2092
    OAKLAWN MANOR. 318-828-0434

Grand Coteau
ACADEMY OF THE SACRED HEART. 318-662-5275 

Harrisonburg
FORT BEAUREGARD. Fortifications.

Homer

    FORD MUSEUM. 318-927-9190 
    HOMER COURTHOUSE. 318-927-3271

Jackson

    ASPHODEL INN. 504-654-6868
    CENTENARY STATE COMMEMORATIVE AREA. 504-634-7925 
    JACKSON CONFEDERATE CEMETERY. 504-634-7925
    LINWOOD PLANTATION. (Private)
    REPUBLIC OF WEST FLORIDA HISTORICAL MUSEUM. 504-634-7155

Lake Providence

    ARLINGTON. (Private)
    GRANT'S CANAL. Historic canal remnants, marker.

Mansfield
BATTLE OF MANSFIELD. Mansfield State Commemorative Area. 318-872-1474 

Marksville
FORT DeRUSSY.

Napoleonville
MADEWOOD PLANTATION. 504-369-7151

Natchitoches

    BAYOU FOLK MUSEUM. 318-379-2233
    BEAU FORT PLANTATION. 318-352-9580
    CANE RIVER CREOLE NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK AND HERITAGE AREA. Oakland Plantation and Magnolia Plantation. 318-352-0383.
    MELROSE PLANTATION. 318-379-0055

New Orleans

    CAMP PARAPET. Powder magazine.
    CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL HALL. 504-523-4522 
    CONGO SQUARE. 504-565-7470
    FORSYTH HOUSE. Jefferson Davis died here in 1889. (Private)
    FRENCH MARKET.
    HERMANN-GRIMA HOUSE. 504-525-5661
    JACKSON BARRACKS. Museum. 504-278-6242
    JACKSON SQUARE. 504-278-6242
    LOUISIANA STATE MUSEUM PROPERTIES. 1850 House, Cabildo, Old U.S. Mint, Presbytere. 504-568-6968 
    METAIRIE CEMETERY. Burial site of Confederate Generals (P.G.T. Beauregard, Richard Taylor, and John Bell Hood). Monuments to Louisiana Divisions of the Army of the Tennessee, the Army of Northern Virginia, and the Washington Artillery. 504-486-6331
    ST. LOUIS CATHEDRAL.

Newellton
WINTER QUARTERS. State Commemorative Area. 318-467-9750 

New Iberia
SHADOWS ON THE TECHE. 318-369-6446 

Pleasant Hill
BATTLE OF PLEASANT HILL. Battlefield, markers, and monuments. 318-872-1474 

Port Hudson
BATTLE OF PORT HUDSON. State Commemorative Area. 504-654-3775 

Reserve

    GODCHAUX/RESERVE PLANTATION HOUSE. 504-764-9315
    SAN FRANCISCO PLANTATION. 504-535-2341

St. Francisville

    BARROW HOUSE INN. 504-635-4791
    BUTLER GREENWOOD. 504-635-6312
    CATALPA. 504-635-3372
    COTTAGE PLANTATION. 504-635-3674
    GREENWOOD. 504-655-4475
    LOCUST GROVE STATE COMMEMORATIVE AREA. 504-635-3739
    OAKLEY HOUSE. Audubon State Commemorative Area. 504-635-3739
    THE MYRTLES. 504-635-6277
    ROSEDOWN PLANTATION AND GARDENS. 504-635-3332

Shreveport
FORT HUMBUG/TURNBULL. 318-221-8411, 318-222-9391

Simmesport

    NORTON'S PLANTATION. Park, plaques.
    YELLOW BAYOU. The last engagement of the Red River Campaign.

Slidell
FORT PIKE STATE COMMEMORATIVE AREA. 504-662-5703 

Sunset
CHRETIEN POINT PLANTATION. 318-662-5876 

Tangipahoa
CAMP MOORE. Training ground, cemetery, and museum. 504-229-2438 

Thibodaux
LAUREL VALLEY VILLAGE PLANTATION STORE/MUSEUM. 504-446-7456

Triumph
FORT JACKSON/ST. PHILIP. Restored fort. 504-657-7083 

Vacherie

    LAURA, A CREOLE PLANTATION. 504-265-7690
    OAK ALLEY PLANTATION. 504-265-2151, 800-44ALLEY

Vinton
NIBBLED'S BLUFF. Park and earthworks. 318-589-7117 

White Castle
NOTTOWAY. 504-545-2730 

Mississippi

CITIES/TOWNS

Baldwyn
NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY - BRICES CROSSROADS NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD SITE. 601-680-4025 

Biloxi

    BEAUVOIR. Retirement estate of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. 601-388-1313 
    CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER. 601-436-3123 
    FATHER RYAN HOME. 601-435-1189

Columbus
FRIENDSHIP CEMETERY. Burial site for five Confederate generals and over 2100 Confederate soldiers. 601-328-2565 

Corinth

    BATTERY F. 601-287-1328 
    BATTERY ROBINETT. 601-287-1328 
    CORINTH NATIONAL CEMETERY. 901-386-8311 
    CURLEE HOUSE. 601-287-9501 
    HISTORIC CORINTH WALKING TOUR. 601-287-1328 
    NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM. 601-286-6403 

Greenwood
FORT PEMBERTON. Battlefield, museum, trails. 601-453-9197 

Grenada Lake
CONFEDERATE FORTS. Historical markers, museum, and exhibits. 601-226-5121 

Holly Springs
MARSHALL COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM. 601-252-3669 

Jackson

    BATTLE OF JACKSON HISTORICAL MARKER
    BATTLEFIELD PARK HISTORICAL MARKER. Entrenchments.
    CHAMPION HILL BATTLEFIELD. 601-636-0583
    GREENWOOD CEMETERY.
    MANSHIP HOUSE. 601-961-4724 
    MISSISSIPPI GOVERNOR'S MANSION. 601-359-6421 
    OAKS HOUSE MUSEUM. 601-353-9339 
    OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM. 601-359-6920 

Lauderdale
LAUDERDALE SPRINGS CSA CEMETERY HISTORICAL MARKER.

Mound Bayou
MOUND BAYOU HISTORICAL MARKER.

Natchez

    LONGWOOD. 601-442-5193 
    NATCHEZ NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK. 601-446-5790

Ocean Springs
FORT MASSACHUSETTS - GULF ISLANDS NATIONAL SEASHORE. 601-875-9057 

Port Gibson

    GRAND GULF MILITARY MONUMENT. 601-437-5911
    PORT GIBSON BATTLEFIELD HISTORIC AREA. 601-437-5911 
    WINDSOR RUINS. 601-446-6502 

Raymond

    RAYMOND HISTORIC AREA. 601-857-8041 
    BATTLE OF RAYMOND HISTORIC MARKER.
    CONFEDERATE CEMETERY.
    RAYMOND COURTHOUSE.
    ST. MARKS EPISCOPAL CHURCH.
    WAVERLY HOME.

Tupelo
NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY-TUPELO NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD SITE. 601-680-4025

Union Church
UNION CHURCH HISTORICAL MARKER. Grieson's raid site.

Vicksburg

    BALFOUR HOUSE. 601-638-7113 

    Illinois Monument (20KB)
    Illinois Monument, Vicksburg National Military Park

    OLD COURT HOUSE MUSEUM-EVA W. DAVIS MEMORIAL. 601-636-0741 
    VICKSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK. Battlefield, historic home, cemetery, USS Cairo Museum (Civil War gunboat). 601-636-0583

Washington
HISTORIC JEFFERSON COLLEGE. 601-442-2901

West Point
WAVERLEY PLANTATION MANSION. 601-494-1399

Woodville
ROSEMONT PLANTATION. Jefferson Davis family home. 601-888-6809 

Missouri

CITIES/TOWNS

Arrow Rock

    ARROW ROCK STATE HISTORIC SITE.
    SAPPINGTON CEMETERY STATE HISTORIC SITE. 816-837-3330

Belmont
BATTLE OF BELMONT CIVIL WAR MARKER. 573-683-2146

Cape Girardeau
CAPE GIRARDEAU BATTLEFIELD. 573-651-2000

Carthage
BATTLE OF CARTHAGE STATE HISTORIC SITE. Historic home, museum. 417-682-2279

Charleston
BELMONT BATTLEFIELD. 314- 683-2146

Deerfield
DRYWOOD BATTLE OF THE MULES. 316-223-0310

Glasgow
BATTLE OF GLASGOW CIVIL WAR MARKER. 816-837-3330

Hartville
HARTVILLE BATTLEFIELD. 417-741-6265

Higginsville
CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL STATE HISTORIC SITE. 816-584-2853 

Jefferson City
JEFFERSON LANDING STATE HISTORIC SITE/MISSOURI STATE MUSEUM. 573-751-3475/573-751-4127 

Kearney
JESSE JAMES FARM. 816-635-6065

Lexington
BATTLE OF LEXINGTON STATE HISTORIC SITE. 816-259-4654 

Neosho
NEWTONIA I AND CIVIL WAR BATTLEFIELDS. Historic home, cemetery, archeological sites. 417-451-3415 

New Madrid

    HUNTER-DAWSON STATE HISTORIC SITE.
    SIEGE OF NEW MADRID AND ISLAND NO.10 CAMPAIGN CIVIL WAR MARKER. 573-748-5340

Ozark
SPRINGFIELD BATTLEFIELD. 417-485-6606

Pilot Knob
PILOT KNOB BATTLEFIELD/ FORT DAVIDSON STATE HISTORIC SITE. 573-546-3454

Republic

    GENERAL SWEENY'S MUSEUM. 417-732-1224
    SPRINGFIELD-ZAGONYI'S CHARGE. 417-732-2662
    WILSON'S CREEK NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD. 417-732-2662 

Revere
BATTLE OF ATHENS STATE HISTORIC SITE. 660-877-3871

Rolla
OLD PHELPS COUNTY COURTHOUSE. 573-364-5977

St. Charles
FIRST MISSOURI STATE CAPITOL STATE HISTORIC SITE. 314-946-9282

St. Louis

    CAMP JACKSON CIVIL WAR MARKER. 314-533-1003
    JEFFERSON BARRACKS HISTORIC PARK. 314-544-5714
    LYON PARK. 314-535-0100
    MISSOURI HISTORY MUSEUM. 314-746-4599
    ULYSSES S. GRANT NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE. 314-842-3298 

Springfield

    BATTLE OF SPRINGFIELD. 417-886-7148
    CITY OF SPRINGFIELD. 417-866-4552
    GRAY/CAMPBELL FARMSTEAD. 417-881-1659
    HISTORY MUSEUM FOR SPRINGFIELD-GREENE COUNTY. 417-864-1976
    WALNUT STREET HISTORIC DISTRICT. 417-831-1265
    WEST CENTRAL NEIGHBORHOOD HISTORIC DISTRICT. 417-866-8088

Waynesville
OLD STAGECOACH STOP. 573-435-6766

Westport

    BYRAM'S FORD BATTLEFIELD. 913-642-2661
    LITTLE BLUE RIVER-WESTPORT BATTLEFIELD. 913-642-2661
    LONE JACK BATTLEFIELD. 913-642-2661
    WESTPORT-GETTYSBURG OF THE WEST. 913-642-2661

Tennessee

CITIES/TOWNS

Clarksville
TOWN OF CLARKSVILLE. Museums, walking tour, cemetery, historic homes, Fort Bruce, Fort Defiance. 615-645-2505 

Cumberland Gap
CUMBERLAND GAP NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK. 606-248-2817 

Denmark
BRITTON LANE BATTLEFIELD. 901-784-4227

Dover
FORT DONELSON NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD AND CEMETERY. 615-232-5348 

Estill Springs
CAMP HARRIS. Early Confederate training facility. 615-532-1563

FORREST'S EXPEDITION INTO WEST TENNESSEE. DEC 11, 1862 - JAN. 3, 1863: Twelve historical markers interpret famous Confederate Cavalry raid. 615-532-1563

    Clifton
    FORREST'S RAID, "CROSSING OF TENNESSEE."
    Chesterfield
    FORREST'S RAID, "SKIRMISH AT LEXINGTON."
    Dyer
    FORREST'S RAID, "CAPTURE OF CO. K, 119TH ILLINOIS."
    Humboldt
    FORREST'S RAID, "CAPTURE OF HUMBOLDT."
    Kenton
    FORREST'S RAID, "KENTON CAPTURED."
    Lexington
    FORREST'S RAID, "SKIRMISH AT LEXINGTON."
    McKenzie
    FORREST'S RAID, "MCKENZIE CAPTURED."
    Parker's Crossroads
    "PARKER'S CROSSROADS ENGAGEMENT" AND BATTLEFIELD SELF-GUIDED TOUR. 901-968-5533
    Rutherford
    FORREST'S RAID, "AFFAIR AT RUTHERFORD'S STATION."
    Trenton
    FORREST'S RAID, "FORREST AT TRENTON."
    Union City
    CONFEDERATE CEMETERY, "FORREST'S RAID" AND FORREST'S RAID, "UNION CITY CAPTURED."

Fulton
FORT PILLOW STATE HISTORIC AREA. 901-738-5581 

Greenville
ANDREW JOHNSON NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE. 423-638-3551 

Harrogate
THE ABRAHAM LINCOLN MUSEUM. 423-869-6237 

Henderson
COX'S RAID. 615-532-1563

La Grange
TOWN OF LA GRANGE. Antebellum community, National Register of Historic Places District, walking tour. 901-878-1246 

Land Between the Lakes (Dover)
THE HOMEPLACE 1850. Living history farm. 615-232-6457

Madison
NASHVILLE NATIONAL CEMETERY. 615-327-5360 

Memphis

    FORREST PARK. 901-685-0365 
    HUNT PHELAN HOME. 901-344-3166 
    MEMPHIS NATIONAL CEMETERY. 901-386-8311 
    MEMPHIS PINK PALACE MUSEUM. 901-320-6320 
    MISSISSIPPI RIVER MUSEUM AT MUD ISLAND. 901-576-7232 
Shiloh Monument (15KB)
Shiloh Monument
Nashville

    MOUNT OLIVET CEMETERY. 615-255-4193
    TENNESSEE STATE CAPITOL BUILDING. 615-741-2692
    TENNESSEE STATE MUSEUM. 615-741-2692

Pocahontas
DAVIS BRIDGE BATTLEFIELD.

Savannah
TENNESSEE RIVER MUSEUM. 901-925-2363

Shiloh
SHILOH NATIONAL MILITARY PARK. Battlefield, National Cemetery, National Historic Landmark. 901-689-5275 

Tiptonville
ISLAND NO. 10. 615-532-1563

The Thousand-Mile Front
Thousand-Mile Front - Introduction
Historical Overview
Summary of Events by State
Sites to Visit
Key Map
Offices of Tourism in each state
About “The Thousand-Mile Front”
 
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Last Updated: October 3, 2012