Historic Carnton Plantation is the site of a 19th century mansion and a Civil War battlefield. The grounds contain gardens, a cemetery, the battlefield, and the field hospital. Guests can take guided or self-guided tours for a small additional fee. The plantation also offers ghost tours, candlelight tours, costumed tour guides, and more. The first tour of the day on Monday through Saturday starts at 9:30am and on Sunday at 1:30pm, and the last tour begins at 4pm. The grounds are closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.