Address and Phone:
1345 Eastern Flank Cir.
Franklin, TN 37064
Phone: (615) 794-0903
Adults $15, seniors (65+) $12, children (6-12) $8, Children under 6 free, Grounds tour $5
Please call for group and school rates. 615.791.1861.
Hours Open to the Public:
AAA Discount, Group Discount, Senior Citizen Discount
Payment Types Accepted:
Visa, MasterCard, Personal Check, American Express, Discover
Carnton is the restored home of John and Carrie McGavock. The house once a vibrant plantation home, served as field hospital to hundreds of wounded and dying Confederate soldiers following the Battle of Franklin in 1864. The house, grounds and garden are open for tours daily.
Exit 65 on I-65, West towards Franklin. Travel 1 mile to Mack Hatcher Blvd., turn left. Travel 1.2 miles to US 431/Lewisburg Pike, turn right. Travel 1.2 miles to Carnton Ln., turn left. Go to end of Carnton Ln. to Carnton's gravel drive and gate.
Get turn-by-turn direction using the interactive map above.
Looking for a day of fun and frolic? Here's a quick list of nearby attractions that you may enjoy.
Date: Dec 12, 2013
Oaklands Historic House Museum's Home School Holiday Tour
Location: Murfreesboro, TN
Date: Dec 13, 2013
A Night of Live Music and Fantastic Food at the hip, historic Commodore Hotel
Location: Linden, TN
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