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Cannonsburgh Village

312 S Front St, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3558
+1 615-890-0355
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Highlight of My Trip to Murfreesboro

I loved visiting the buildings and learning about years past of Murfreesboro Tennessee. The village... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
dhunter23
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Spencer, Tennessee
Great place

Love Cannonsburgh village! A lot of great history. I love the museum and seeing all the old... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
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Historic Cannonsburgh Village is located on 6 acres in Murfreesboro, and represents approximately 100 years of rural Tennessee life from the 1830s to the 1930s. The village features a gristmill, schoolhouse, telephone operator’s house, the University House, the Leeman House, a museum, a caboose, the wedding chapel, a doctor’s office, general store, working blacksmith’s shop, a well, and other points of interest, including the World’s Largest Cedar Bucket! The village is open May 1 through Dec. 1, Tuesday through Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Sundays from 1 until 4 p.m. The village is closed December through April, although the grounds are open year-round. Guided tours are available for a small fee, but self-guided tours are free. The Visitor Center has a variety of items for sale including crafts from over 20 local artists, postcards, T-shirts, snacks, drinks and souvenirs.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“general store” (11 reviews)
“grist mill” (10 reviews)
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312 S Front St, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3558
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+1 615-890-0355
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

I loved visiting the buildings and learning about years past of Murfreesboro Tennessee. The village was nice and clean and the workers were very nice and helpful when I had a question. 2 thumbs up. I recommend a trip to Cannonsburgh Village to everyone. I...More

Thank dhunter23
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Love Cannonsburgh village! A lot of great history. I love the museum and seeing all the old equipment. Equipment is labeled, very neat and clean. The grounds are beautiful for photos.More

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sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Cannonsburgh is a lovely little historic village tucked away near the business center of Murfreesboro. It's easy to miss if you're not paying attention, but once you find it, you'll want to return again and again. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained, so they...More

Thank Beth E
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Cannonsburgh Village is a quite place to walk and enjoy historical building of Murfreesboro. There is a beautiful little chapel and a huge collection of vintage tractors. It also is covered with PokeStops.More

Thank nathanr252
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is a collection of buildings with poorly arranged old stuff inside them. The buildings have metal roofs. Some of the displays are missing letters (literally the letters fell off and were not replaced) and a lot of items have no information to help...More

Thank Jo S
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your respond. We are always looking for volunteers to help us with labeling and telling the story of the items here at the village; if you are interested in volunteering here we would love to have you. Yes some of the displays...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

My husband and I have been here when we first moved to Tennessee. We visit Murfreesboro often but haven't been at this site in quite some time. Today it was in the 100 degrees so we didn't wander too much. We will definitely be back...More

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sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

This place is a great way to experience the past. There's several buildings from around the late 1800s early 1900s, pertaining to the the local history of Murphysboro. Self guided tour so you can take as long as you need. Several picnic tables make it...More

Thank kimn306
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Came to visit with family, and was amazed by this place. It is so cute and quaint and home of the world's largest cedar bucket! Would recommend visiting if you are in the area!More

Thank Brittany M
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Cannonsburgh Village is one of the best treasures Murfreesboro has to offer. In addition to offering tours (private and groups), they host great events throughout the year.More

Thank jpb993
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Cannonsburgh Village. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. August 18th 3rd Friday Night Concert Series and Food Truck 6-9p.m. Free admission except for Food purchases. September-November Food Truck Fridays 10-2p.m. Food purchases available. September 15th 3rd Friday...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very interesting historical site and beautiful setting. The office/gift shop was open but not the buildings when we stopped by but those greeting us were very friendly and helpful. We look forward to going again and seeing inside all the buildings. We were able to...More

Thank Connie L
sheliahodges H, Manager at Cannonsburgh Village, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for visitng Cannonsburgh Village. I am sorry the buidlings were not open due to the weather. We hope to see you again soon.

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fireball92771
10 June 2017|
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Response from sheliahodges H | Property representative |
We only have picnic tables at Cannosnburgh and yes there are picnic tables and grills at Old Fort Park. Please call ahead to make sure we do not have a rental on the day of your visit. thanks so much Shelia
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Brian F
24 August 2016|
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Response from clemson_grad79 | Reviewed this property |
we strolled around and didn't pay anything
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MonkeyPig75
25 May 2016|
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Response from sheliahodges H | Property representative |
Absolutely you can walk your dog with a lease. During a festival there are restrictions please call ahead to see if Pets are allowed if you are attending a festival on the grounds. Thanks
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