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Lotz House Museum

1111 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064-3616
+1 615-790-7190
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Admission to Lotz House Civil War Museum
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The compelling story of the times, the family, and the fine antiques of the Civil War era.The Lotz House, which has been on the National Historic Register since 1976, is located in the heart of downtown historic Franklin, Tennessee, at “the epicenter” of the Battle of Franklin, which was a pivotal battle of the Civil War on November 30, 1864. Join us as we step back into Civil War history.
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1111 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064-3616
1111 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064-3616
+1 615-790-7190
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Laura was very enthusiastic and passionate about the Lotz house and was a very engaging guide. The house is a must see when in Nashville.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I️t was great... I️t was very interesting and enjoyable to my family. MY YOUNGER SISTER ENJOYED IT VERY MUCH

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went out of our way on our journey to Florida to visit the Lotz House. Well worth the visit and tour. Learned about the battle of Franklin and the historic significance of the city and the house. Very strongly recommended to Civil War History buffs

Thank rstangel
Reviewed 1 week ago

J.T. is really knowledgeable and is excited to share the story of Lotz House and the effects on it due to Battle of Franklin that raged within yards of the house. Excellent museum artifacts on display. Well worth the time.

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour was simply spectacular. J.T., our tour guide, showed so much passion and care for the house it was hard to not fall in love. We came midday on Sunday and they were so grateful we decided to stop by. It took about an...More

Thank coopelar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lotz House is easy to find and surrounded by parking and restaurants and shops. Our tour guide, Laura, was absolutely enthralling. Everyone there was willing to talk to us and answer our questions. It's also right across the street from the Carter House, and...More

Thank kceltic
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Normal, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some advice, use your website to give relevant info on when you are closed!! Very disappointed to drive out and find closed sign with no information and website says it is open!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had already visited the Carton Plantation and the Carter House. The Lotz House was the last of the trio. We thought that our tour guide did an excellent job and communicated very well the history of the house and the people that lived there....More

Thank JudsonK_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Franklin and had never visited. We had seen this on the Travel Channel and decided to go when family came in for the Holidays. Very neat history! Laura was a great and funny tour guide.

Thank Yale M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour guide made our trip a memorable time. A beautiful house in Franklin and a great time for family.

Thank thommcm
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Karin S
21 August 2017|
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Response from Tammy P | Reviewed this property |
It is very appropriate not scary and would actually be boring to a kid that is not interested in history
19 May 2016|
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Response from Melissa C | Reviewed this property |
You can do a walking tour which includes a few other sites in the area
Roxey S
31 October 2015|
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Response from Darlene L | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but I bought my ticket on Groupon.