There are many ways to enjoy Civil War Franklin and the related battlefield sites.
A popular way is to spend one full-day and just hit the more popular sites, i.e., the three historic homes. This is an ideal tour if you like the docent-experience and you want more of a template-approach to a tour. Here is a Franklin – 1 Day – Value Ticket (PDF) of how to do Civil War Franklin in one day. Click here to learn more about the value ticket.