• 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?

Lock and key to the Andersonville military prison

Very little remains of the original Andersonville prison. On the grounds, only the earthworks remain. Housed in the National Prison of War Museum are the lock, key, and hinge reportedly from the South Gate along with a piece of the deadline and a post from the stockade. Relics from prisoners include