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Downtown Franklin, Franklin

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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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  • My wife and I seen this town on Southern Accents and fell in love with the town and it did not disappoint.  more »
  • BEWARE of PD"s furniture store! That PD"s store owner sells poor quality furniture that "Looks Beautiful" at a glance but then cracks and breaks after you get it home! Then the PDs owner will not...  more »
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