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Octagon Hall Museum, Franklin
(4/5 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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  • 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 »
  • Octagon Hall was so interesting and Bill, the Executive Director, is one of the nicest people you could ever meet. What an enjoyable day my best friend and I had there!