Whether you're in the mood for shopping, exploring historic sites or just a place to play, Williamson County has it. A variety of music stars live here and are often seen in our coffee shops, boutique stores and restaurants. Williamson County has several Civil War battlefields and historic homes including Carnton Plantation, the focal point of the best selling novel Widow of the South. The Natchez Trace Parkway is one of many beautiful drives in Williamson County. Country roads lead to communities full of character and characters. Both Brentwood and Franklin offer a range of hotels, restaurants and shopping areas. The Cool Springs area has hundreds of stores and restaurants including several breweries and a movie theater.