Civil War at Belle Meade Plantation

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A Soldier’s Story: Civil War at Belle Meade Plantation

3rd Grade and up | 2 Hours

About

  • Discover the Harding family’s involvement and experiences in the war and its aftermath. The focus of the tour is on life during the Civil War with discussion centering on Middle Tennessee. Students participate in an interactive game, while learning about the percentages of casualties from injury and illness during the Civil War.
  • Choose the standard field trip option, or customize your Civil War experience.
  • This program complements the classroom reading of “Sound the Jubilee”.

Rates

  • Student – $10 (3rd Grade  and up)
  • Parent Chaperone – $15
  • Teacher – FREE

Duration

2 hours

Wheelchair Access

  • The grounds are wheelchair accessible.
  • The first floor of the mansion tour is also wheelchair accessible with ramp access into the house.
  • No wheelchairs available onsite for rent