• North HillSide Photomerge

    Andersonville

    National Historic Site Georgia

Collections

Andersonville National Historic Site manages a wealth of objects and information in its museum, archives and library collections. The collections are maintained by the Cultural Resources Division. Park rangers, volunteers, and the museum curator use these collections to prepare temporary exhibits and interpretive programs.

Researchers may request an appointment to use the park's research library or museum collections.

Did You Know?

Monument showing the Shield of the Grand Army of the Republic at the historic prison site

The site of Andersonville prison was owned by both the Grand Army of the Republic and the Woman’s Relief Corp before being transferred to the federal government in 1910. The prison site was administered, along with Andersonville National Cemetery, by the Department of the Army until 1971.