Park ranger stand near large number of Civil War graves

A park ranger stands among the graves of section H in the Andersonville National Cemetery.

NPS/H. Peacock

Annual Events
Each year the park hosts a series of recurring events at the National Prisoner of War Museum, the historic prison site, or the Andersonville National Cemetery. The following links provide a basic overview of each of these annual special events and programs:

January: Night Museum
March: Living History Weekend
April: Avenue of Flags, Park Day, National Former POW Recognition Day
May: Memorial Day, Avenue of Flags
July: Avenue of Flags
September: Avenue of Flags, National POW/MIA Recognition Day
November: Avenue of Flags, Night Museum
December: Wreaths Across America

2015 Schedule of Events poster [PDF file]

See the event calendar below to find out more about what's happening at the park!


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Upcoming Events

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  • Andersonville National Historic Site

    Prison Talk

    Saturday, December 5, 2015

    Join volunteer Jimmy Culpepper to explore the prison site and its history. More

    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Prison Site
  • Andersonville National Historic Site

    Wreaths Across America

    Saturday, December 12, 2015

    Andersonville National Historic Site would like to invite you to join thousands of Americans to remember and honor our Veterans by participating in the Wreaths Across America project. More

    12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    Andersonville National Cemetery
  • Andersonville National Historic Site

    Christmas Day

    Friday, December 25, 2015

    The National POW Museum and prison site are closed for the holiday; the National Cemetery is open. More

    National POW Museum

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