The description of Maury County Civil War Tour
Maury County is approximately one hour south of Nashville ( Davidson County) off I-65 – depending on traffic patterns. We are about 30 minutes from Franklin/Williamson County where historic Carnton Plantation and the Carter House join Maury County’s story in the historic Hood’s Campaign of 1864 which led to the Battle of Franklin. Just an hour south of Maury County is Huntsville, AL, home of the Space and Rocket Program. Many outdoor sporting opportunities such as hunting, fishing, canoeing, hiking, mountain biking, etc. are available within the county.
Maury County is a day’s drive or less from a large percentage of the US population – New Orleans, Chicago, Indianapolis, St. Louis, Kansas City, Charlotte, Asheville, Cincinnati, Louisville, Lexington, Little Rock, Birmingham, Savannah, Atlanta, Charleston, Jackson, Tallahassee and all points in between!
The Maury County Civil War Tour mobile app will take you on voice narrated, GPS assisted tour of Maury County. From Spring Hill Battlefield to Rippavilla Plantation to Rose Hill Cemetery you will discover the stories of love, honor and heroism.