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Downtown Franklin, Franklin

#2 of 11 in Neighborhoods in Tennessee
Historic Walking Area · Neighborhood
Built around a town square featuring a Civil War monument of a lone Confederate soldier overlooking the center of town, Downtown Franklin offers a glimpse into its history, along with a collection of modern boutiques and art galleries. The site of a major Civil War battle, the town features a 16-block area on the National Register of Historic Places that's filled with restored Victorian buildings, many of which now house antique shops, gift shops, and bookstores. Shop around town, stroll down one of the walking trails, and dine at one of the many restaurants in the area. Parking is free and within easy walking distance from everything the town has to offer. Plan to visit Downtown Franklin and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Franklin attractions using our Franklin road trip planning app.
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  • Parking in garage or the street was the option. 2 hour parking on street. All shops along the Main Street have many options for everyone. Ice cream, food, clothes. Be aware that most shops close at....  more »
  • We parked on the outskirts of the circle, and walked through the center. It was a great collection of little shops, restaurants, books stores, etc.  more »
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