• North HillSide Photomerge


    National Historic Site Georgia


Eastern National logo

The park's bookstore is operated by Eastern National and is located in the National Prisoner of War Museum. The bookstore sells items related to the history of Camp Sumter, the American Civil War, and American POWs throughout all conflicts. Funded by Eastern National, this cooperating association uses sales profits to aid the public programs of the National Park Service. Some publications about Andersonville National Historic Site are available at the Eastern National eParks online store.

If you are unable to visit the park, you may order online or by calling the park's bookstore at 229-924-0343 ext. 204.

Did You Know?

Detail of headstone showing inscription

Two unknown Union soldiers are buried in Grave 13,718. These prisoner deaths were discovered in 1899 when heavy rains exposed their remains within the prison site. It is thought that they died as a result of suffocation from a cave-in or a shelter or well.