• North HillSide Photomerge

    Andersonville

    National Historic Site Georgia

Preservation

Park staff work hard to manage, protect, and maintain the park's resources so that future generations can continue to enjoy and learn from them.

Did You Know?

Plaque at entrance to National Prisoner of War Museum

On April 9, 1942 on the Bataan peninsula in the Philippines, 10,000 American soldiers became prisoners of the Japanese. Exactly 56 years later the National Prisoner of War Museum was dedicated. Many former POWs and their families attended, including survivors of the Bataan Death March.