December 16, 1864, was a pivotal day of the Civil War. The second day of the Battle of Nashville inflicted huge losses on the Army of Tennessee. A new exhibit, The Battle of Nashville: History Unfolds at Travellers Rest,details the story as it happened at the Overton familys home, Travellers Rest.
This new exhibit introduces the Overton family, their role as Confederate supporters, farm life in occupied Middle Tennessee, the battle and Reconstruction. Discover 19th century Nashvillians and hear stories of battle and survival. call 615-832-8197 for complete information on times and dates