The Battle of Stones River was one of the bloodiest and most significant battles of the Civil War. The battle began on the last day of 1862, resulting in significant military and politcals gains for the Union. Although, the battle was inconclusive, it served to boost Union morale. The Stones River National Battlefield contains one of the nation's oldest intact Civil War monument, the Hazen Brigade Monument.
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From Nashville (Interstate 24 East) - Take Exit 76 and turn left onto Medical Center Parkway. Turn left onto Thompson Lane. The park entrance is on the left. From Chattanooga (Interstate 24 West) - Take Exit 76 and turn right onto Medical Center Parkway. Turn left onto Thompson Lane. The park entrance is on the left. From Knoxville (Interstate 40) - Take Exit 235 onto TN 840. Take Exit 55 onto US 41/TN 70 and follow the signs for Murfreesboro. Turn right onto Thompson Lane at the first traffic light. The park entrance is on the right.
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