Living History Volunteers


Living history volunteers pose as Union Prisoners of War

NPS/Andersonville National Historic Site

Living History volunteers assist with programs that help visitors to better understand the prisoner of war experience at Camp Sumter during the Civil War. While living history can be done throughout the year, the park hosts three programs with a strong living history component.

To find out how you can help, please contact park staff at 229 924-0343 or through e-mail.

Annual Living History Programs:

  • Living History Weekend (the second weekend in March annually)
  • Night Museum (January and November)
  • "First Saturday" Programs (The first Saturday of each month from January 2014 through December 2015)


150th Living History Events and Registration Deadlines

  • Living History Weekend; March 14-15, 2015
    Registration Deadline: March 6, 2015
    Registration form | Event Overview
  • Night Museum; November 2015
    Registration Deadline: October 30, 2015

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