• North HillSide Photomerge

    Andersonville

    National Historic Site Georgia

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A uniformed park ranger speaks with children
Park Ranger Stephanie Steinhorst talks with children at the Americus Welcome Center.
Americus Sumter Tourism

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.