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    Andersonville

    National Historic Site Georgia

National Park Passport Stamps

The Passport program was started by Eastern National Parks Association in 1986 and was established to help visitors discover the beauty and history found in America’s national parks. Cancellation stamps can be found at national parks and monuments. These rubber-stamp ink markings record the name of the park and the date of your visit.

Andersonville NHS was the Southeast Regional stamp on the 1995 Passport stamp set.

Where can you find passport stamps at Andersonville?
The information below details our currently available stamps:

 
Round purple stamp showing park name and date of visit

Andersonville National Historic Site
Location: The passport stamp is located at the front desk of the National Prisoner of War Museum during normal operating hours.

 
purple passport stamp with date and park information

Andersonville Prison - 150th Anniversary
Location:
The passport stamp is located at the front desk of the National Prisoner of War Museum during normal operating hours.

 
Purple passport stamp image

Andersonville National Cemetery
Location: The passport stamp is located at the front desk of the National Prisoner of War Museum during normal operating hours.

 
purple passport stamp with date and location

Andersonville National Cemetery - 150th Anniversary
Location: The passport stamp is located at the front desk of the National Prisoner of War Museum during normal operating hours.

Did You Know?

Bronze panel showing a prison scene on the back of a stone monument

Most visitors exploring Andersonville National Cemetery are unaware that the New York monument has an image sculpted on the reverse side of the memorial. The image on the reverse depicts two Andersonville prisoners. One is seen as dejected while the other appears hopeful. An angel approaches the prisoners carrying an olive branch, the symbol of peace, which was used to represent the reconciliation between the North and the South. More...