Tennessee State Parks

Johnsonville State Park

Civil War Tour

  • October 31- November 3

Join tour hosts Cassie Rapert and State Park Historian Ward Weems for a trip back in time as we delve into the battles and relics of our Nation’s Civil War history. Weaving through the details and sights of the significant Civil War battles fought throughout Western Tennessee and North Mississippi we'll visit Fort Donelson, Parkers Crossroads Battlefield, Johnsonville State Historical Park and Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park. With living history programs, guest speakers and extensive interpretive programs, the tour will appeal to the Civil War enthusiast and novice alike, making this vacation package truly unique and memorable. This all inclusive three night package includes lodging at Paris Landing State Park, meals, site visits and interpretive programs. Learn more about Paris Landing State Park.

Cost of the package: $349.00 per person (plus applicable taxes) double occupancy or $475.00 single occupancy. Children staying with a paying adult are $63.00. Minimum 30 people, maximum 56 people. 

Booking and Reservation policy:

Reservations must be made by October 15.

To make a reservation for the Tennessee Civil War Tour Package, please contact: Kristi McClelland, group reservationist Paris Landing State Park, at 1-800-250-8614 during business hours Monday-Friday

Upon reserving, we will require full payment with a credit card equaling total package cost. Should you need to cancel more than 30 days out, you will receive a full refund. Should you need to cancel 30 days or less from the starting tour date; you will receive a 50% refund.

(Paris Landing State Park will confirm your reservation with you two weeks prior to vacation package dates and will reserve the right to cancel the trip at that time with a full refund based on participation.)