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Octagon Hall Museum, Franklin

(3.8/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web)
An antebellum landmark with unique octagonal architecture. Used as a sanctuary and hospital by Confederate forces during the WBTS. Restored interior/exterior main dwelling and associated outbuildings. Research library, artifacts and memoribilia, relics. Known for various paranormal activity.
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  • Went with some kids that needed something to do. It is an old house in the shape of an octogon. It has some history and is intresting, but it is not wel maintained and the owner is a bit of a nut. Thi...  more »
  • This place seems a little sketchy at first, but turns out to be a safe and interesting stop. The place is a little run-down, but the house's past involves quite a bit of history. It is only $5, so not...  more »
  • We were on our way home from a long vacation & I saw this house. I always wanted to see it, since I like civil war and ghost stories. Only $5 a person and self guided tour. Bill is full of information...  more »