The History of Oaklands

The story of Oaklands and the Maney family reflects a time of prosperity in the antebellum south, as well as the hardships suffered during the Civil War.

Oaklands, the plantation home of the Maney family, is the only historic house museum in Murfreesboro. The most popular months to visit the mansion are April, May, September, and October, so we suggest booking your field trip in advance.

The basic tour includes:

  • Visit to museum gift shop
  • Viewing of “History of Oaklands” video
  • Guided tour of the mansion
  • Self guided tour of the wetlands, native tree arboretum, flowers and herb garden

Sign-up for this Program

Download a registration form and sign-up.