The Civil War in Georgia

Civil War Georgia Sesquicentennial
  • Andersonville Historic Site
    ANDERSONVILLE - PRESIDENTIAL PATHWAYS
    Experience this powerful tribute to prisoners of war. Visit today...
  • See the real 'Glory'
    DARIEN - COAST
    Learn about the 54th Massachusetts and the events of June 1863. Visit Darien...
  • Georgia 'Time' Traveler
    Coast, Historic High Country, Metro Atlanta
    Watch a special Civil War commemorative episode. See the video...

Civil War Events

Richmond Hill | The Coast
September 3, 2016 - September 3, 2016
Labor Day Celebration at the Fort
Come for a relaxing and entertaining day for the whole family. Civil War soldiers will be firing rifles...
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Acworth | Atlanta Metro
September 17, 2016 - September 18, 2016
Harvest Time at the Homestead
Step back in time to the 1800s and experience the lives of citizens and soldiers. Living history demonstrators...
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News

  • National Park Service Sites in Georgia Not to Miss

    You may have experienced the unspoiled beauty of Georgia’s Cumberland Island National Seashore. You might also have hiked or paddled your way down the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. But did you know that Georgia plays host to several other fascinating sites managed by the National P read more

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Audio Tours

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  • The Great Locomotive Chase

    One of the most famous stories of the Civil War took place on April 12, 1862.

  • The Battle of Atlanta

    By early 1864 most Confederate Southerners had probably given up hopes of winning the war by conquering Union armies.

  • Whitman Home - Ringgold

    Ulysses S. Grant would say about Chattanooga, “One of the wildest places you ever saw.”

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