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    Andersonville

    National Historic Site Georgia

For Kids

A young girl stands near a Civil War Prisoner
A young visitor barters with a living historian portraying a Civil War prisoner.
NPS/Eric Leonard
 

The park has a number of activities for children, including a Junior Ranger Program, programs for school groups, a high school volunteer training program, and numerous opportunities for Scouts and other organized youth groups.

Make more of your visit to Andersonville by participating in one of these programs!
Junior Ranger Program
Junior Civil War Historian
Traveling Clara Barton
Civil War to Civil Rights Trading Cards
Memory Star Project

Did You Know?

White headstone numbered 2260

In preparation for the New Jersey Monument placed in the National Cemetery in 1899, researchers 'rescued' the name of Pvt. John Henry Bell, Company M Second New Jersey Cavalry. Bell had been on the records as a deserter for 34 years. More...