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July 10, 2014
Meet Author Robert D. Jenkins, Sr. at Chickamauga Battlefield
Eastern National, a partner to the National Park Service, would like to invite you to meet author Robert D. Jenkins, Sr. 10 am – 5 pm, Saturday July 12, 2014, inside the visitor center at Chickamauga Battlefield to talk about and sign his recent publication Battle of Peach Tree Creek: Hood's First Sortie, July 20,1864.

July 03, 2014
Bluff Trail Re-opens on Lookout Mountain
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is advising a portion of the Bluff Trail that was closed on February 10, 2014 is now open for public use.

July 03, 2014
Meet Author Richard Baumgartner at Chickamauga Battlefield
Eastern National, a partner to the National Park Service, would like to invite the public to meet author Richard Baumgartner on Independence Day weekend. He will be at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 3, through Sunday July 6, 2014 to talk about and sign his books.

June 26, 2014
The Battle Above the Clouds - A Canoe Tour on Lookout Creek
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park would like to invite the public to participate in a FREE, one hour, family friendly canoe tour with an interpretive ranger on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

June 26, 2014
Company AYTCH at Chickamauga
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special walking tour that will explore one of the more famous "common" Confederate soldiers engaged in the Battle of Chickamauga on Saturday, July 5, at 1:30 pm. Visitors should meet at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center and caravan to the program location.

June 25, 2014
Artillery Programs at Point Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend living history artillery demonstrations inside Point Park, atop Lookout Mountain, Friday, July 4, at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, and 3:30 pm. Visitors are reminded that admission to Point Park is $3.00 per adult, age 16 and older.

June 09, 2014
“You Yankees…have killed our General Polk!”
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special 45 minute walk and talk at 10 am on Saturday, June 14.

May 30, 2014
President Roosevelt’s Tree Army: The Civilian Conservation Corps at Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special weekend of programs about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center on Saturday and Sunday, June 7-8, 2014. Join volunteers portraying the men of the "Tree Army" to hear how they worked to rebuild a nation from the economic disaster of the Great Depression.

May 21, 2014
Summer Programs Begin at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites you to take part in summer programming occurring at Chickamauga Battlefield and Lookout Mountain Battlefield. Programs for the summer begin May 24 and end mid-August.

May 21, 2014
A Regular Golgotha: The Dead of Chickamauga
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special 45-minute presentation at John Ingraham's gravesite on Friday, May 30, 2014, at 5:30 pm. Visitors should meet at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center (3370 LaFayette Road) and follow the park ranger to the program location. .

May 15, 2014
Memorial Day Weekend Programs at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a series of special programs scheduled to be conducted Memorial Day weekend, May 24-26.

May 14, 2014
2014 Summer Day Camp: A Call to Arms - The Gateway in Union Hands
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites children in grades 4 – 8 to participate in the park's fifth annual summer day camp, entitled A Call to Arms: The Gateway in Union Hands.

May 13, 2014
Unveiling of the Restored Ohio State Monument on Missionary Ridge – Efforts Led by Ohio Middle School Students
The National Park Service and the Friends of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park are pleased to announce the unveiling of the newly restored Ohio State Monument on Missionary Ridge.

May 01, 2014
Freedom Quilt to be Unveiled at Chickamauga Battlefield
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park would like to invite parents and guardians of Orchard Knob Elementary School's 4th graders and Spring Creek Elementary School's 5th graders, as well as the general public, to participate in a special program and unveiling ceremony of the park's "Freedom Quilt" on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at 9:30 am, at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center.

May 01, 2014
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga Continue Chickamauga Battlefield Bicycle Tours
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga will join forces once again this year to offer a series of free, monthly historical bike tours through Chickamauga Battlefield, beginning Saturday, May 17 at 9:30 a.m.

April 29, 2014
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga Bicycle Ride to Moccasin Bend National Archeological District – May & June 2014
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga have extended their partnership to include free monthly guided historical bicycle rides to Moccasin Bend National Archeological District. The monthly bike rides for May and June will take place on Thursday, May 8 and Thursday, June 12 and will begin at 6 p.m.

April 29, 2014
Brad Bennett Selected as Superintendent of Chickamauga and Chattanooga NMP
Brad Bennett has been selected as superintendent of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park in Georgia and Tennessee, effective June 1. Bennett has served as superintendent of Andersonville National Historic Site since July 2009.

April 15, 2014
Training for a Splendid Little War
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center on Saturday and Sunday, April 26-27 for a living history weekend and ranger programs exploring the role Chickamauga Battlefield played as a training post during the Spanish American War.

April 08, 2014
Entrance Fee Waived at Point Park First Weekend of National Park Week April 19 – 20, 2014
To encourage all Americans to visit their national parks, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park will waive the entrance fee to enter Point Park on top of Lookout Mountain during the first weekend of National Park Week, from Saturday, April 19 through Sunday, April 20, 2014. Experience the majestic views found in our nation’s first national military park.

April 03, 2014
A Nation Mourns: Cherokee Removal and The Brown's Ferry Federal Road
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to join a ranger for a free, ninety minute historical hike of the Brown's Ferry Federal Road on Moccasin Bend on Saturday, April 12 at 1:30 p.m.

March 28, 2014
“An Indiscriminate Slaughter”
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free, 1-hour ranger-led program focusing on Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest's role during the Battle of Fort Pillow, 150 years ago.

February 25, 2014
The Johnnies Make a Dash: Opening the Cracker Line
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free ranger-guided tour focusing on the Civil War story associated with Moccasin Bend's Brown's Ferry Federal Road on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at 1:30 p.m.

February 18, 2014
Finding Moccasin Bend's Brown's Ferry Federal Road Hike
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free ranger-guided hike along Moccasin Bend's Brown's Ferry Federal Road on Saturday, March 1, 2014. The mile and a half, two-hour program will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the Brown's Ferry Federal Road Trailhead on Moccasin Bend Road.

February 14, 2014
Park to Close Long Hollow Road Extension
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is advising the permanent closure of the Long Hollow Road Extension starting March 24, 2014. The park Superintendent will accept public comments until March 17, 2014.

February 07, 2014
Ohio Students Leading the Way in Restoring the Ohio State Monument on Missionary Ridge
Students from Waggoner Road Middle School in Reynoldsburg, Ohio are leading the effort to restore the Ohio State Monument that stands proudly on Missionary Ridge as part of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.

February 06, 2014
Chickamauga Battlefield Offers Hay Leases
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is soliciting bids for hay harvesting permits for three historic fields located on the Chickamauga Battlefield.

February 04, 2014
“Civil War: The Untold Story”
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to a sneak-preview screening of Civil War: The Untold Story – Episode 4 "Death Knell of the Confederacy" on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at 7 p.m.

February 04, 2014
“Forgotten Voices” – African American Stories from
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free ranger-led car caravan tour of Chickamauga Battlefield on Saturday, February 15, 2014, at 10 a.m.

February 04, 2014
Free Entrance to Point Park on Presidents Day Weekend
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is pleased to announce the waiver of entrance fees to Point Park, atop Lookout Mountain, from Saturday, February 15 through Monday, February 17, 2014.

January 28, 2014
Hampton Place - Where Worlds Possibly Collided
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a 1.3 mile, 2-hour interpretive hike at Moccasin Bend National Archeological District on Saturday, February 8, 2014, beginning at 1:30 p.m.

January 16, 2014
Guided Hike of Moccasin Bend's Blue Blazes Trail
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free ranger-guided hike of the Blue Blazes Trail on Moccasin Bend. The two mile, two hour hike will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 1, 2014, at the Blues Blazes Trail parking area off Moccasin Bend Road, south of the Moccasin Bend Golf Course. "Special Event" signs will be posted along the road to help guide visitors.

January 09, 2014
Free Entrance to Point Park - Martin Luther King Day
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is pleased to announce the waiver of entrance fees to enter Point Park on top of Lookout Mountain, on Monday, January 20. Experience the majestic views from Chattanooga's surrounding landscapes found in our nation's first National Military Park.

January 09, 2014
"A Monstrous Proposal" - Cleburne's Proposal to Arm Slaves
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special ranger-led talk about a radical proposition made by General Patrick Cleburne in 1864. This 30 minute program will take place at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at 2 p.m.

January 09, 2014
Reaching a Wider Audience - Park Incorporates Social Media
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park has started using social media with the hope of reaching "virtual visitors" who may not be able to visit the park or for those who live in the area and would like to learn more about the park, including special events and programs.

December 19, 2013
The Moccasin Battery: Union Artillery on Moccasin Bend
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to take part in a free, ninety minute, historical hike at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 11, 2014. Participants are encouraged to take Moccasin Bend Road toward the Moccasin Bend Mental Health Institute and follow the Special Event signs directing you to the parking area.

December 19, 2013
Battlefield Vistas: Thomas' Battleline
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special, ranger-guided tour that will begin at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center on Saturday, January 4, 2014, at 2 p.m. Participants will ultimately caravan to Tour Stop #2, Battleline Road, where they will take part in a half mile walking tour.

November 22, 2013
Cravens House Christmas Program
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a Christmas Open House at the Cravens House located on Lookout Mountain. The Cravens House will be decorated in a manner very similar to the Civil War era.

November 06, 2013
The Last Full Measure of Devotion: The Chattanooga National Cemetery
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, in partnership with the Chattanooga National Cemetery, invites the public to participate in a program focusing on Civil War related stories about soldiers involved in the 1863 Campaign for Chattanooga.

November 05, 2013
Brown's Ferry and Cracker Line Walking Tour
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free walking tour on Saturday, November 16, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. The tour will examine the Federal seizure of Brown's Ferry during the Siege of Chattanooga as part of the re-opening of the Tennessee River in October, 1863, an effort that created the "Cracker Line" supply line.

October 31, 2013
Moccasin Bend Civil War Fortifications Hike
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free walking tour on Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 2:30 p.m.

October 31, 2013
Veterans Day Weekend Activities at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend special activities on Veterans Day weekend, November 9-11, 2012.

October 31, 2013
150th Anniversary of the Battles for Chattanooga
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in living history programs, guided tours, and special presentations associated with the 150th anniversary of the Battles for Chattanooga. Multiple programs, at varying times, will be conducted November 22-25 in and around the city of Chattanooga, with a final program on November 27 in Ringgold, Georgia.

October 18, 2013
Opening of Brown's Ferry Federal Road
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park in conjunction with Friends of Moccasin Bend Inc., invites the public to the grand opening of the Brown's Ferry Federal Road on Saturday, October 26th, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.

October 18, 2013
Point Blank Business - The Battle of Wauhatchie
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special program associated with the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Wauhatchie. This 90-minute program begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 26, 2013. It is a caravan tour that begins at the Chattanooga Arboretum and Nature Center's parking lot.

September 03, 2013
Battle of Chickamauga Sesquicentennial Real Time Walks and Lytle Monument Rededication
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in three days of historic, “real-time” walks on September 18, 19, and 20, 2013, in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga. Additionally, a special rededication ceremony for the General Lytle monument will take place on September 20.

September 03, 2013
Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra Concert
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park in conjunction with Friends of the Park invites the public to an evening concert on Saturday, September 21, 2013, beginning at 7 p.m. at Wilder Brigade Monument in Chickamauga Battlefield. The Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra is presented through special funding from Friends of the Park as part of the Civil War 150th commemoration. The FREE concert will be a special and nostalgic evening for residents and visitors, who are invited to converge on the beloved tower with blankets, camp chairs, picnic baskets and a taste for stirring American music.

September 03, 2013
Special Programs and Exhibits to Highlight New Park Film
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in special programs highlighting historical figures in the new park orientation film, “The Campaign for Chattanooga: Death Knell of the Confederacy,” on September 21-22, 2013, as part of the commemorative programs associated with the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga.

August 20, 2013
16th Alabama Infantry Living History at Point Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special living history weekend at Point Park on Saturday, August 31 and Sunday, September 1, 2013.

August 20, 2013
Park Celebrates 97th Birthday of National Park Service
: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is pleased to announce the waiver of entrance fees to enter Point Park on top of Lookout Mountain, Sunday, August 25, 2013. Experience the majestic views from Chattanooga’s surrounding landscapes found in our nation’s first national military park.

August 14, 2013
Chickamauga Battlefield Road Closures for Sesquicentennial
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park advises the public that LaFayette Road in Chickamauga Battlefield will be closed on September 14 and 15, 2013. The closure will be in effect due to special programs taking place across LaFayette Road as part of commemorative activities for the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga. Control of this road was vital to both Union and Confederate troops trying to take control of Chattanooga, Tennessee, in September 1863.

August 14, 2013
50th Anniversary Program of "I Have a Dream" at the New York Peace Monument
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior’s “I Have A Dream” speech at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 28th at the New York Peace Monument in Point Park on Lookout Mountain. Park staff will be joined by the fourth grade class from Orchard Knob Elementary School in reading portions of the speech. Bells will ring-out at 3:00 p.m., joining a bell ringing ceremony that will take place across the Nation.

August 14, 2013
A Call to Arms Junior Ranger Adventure
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is pleased to announce the unveiling of a new Junior Ranger Adventure book on the eve of the 150th anniversary of the Campaign for Chattanooga. Entitled “A Call to Arms,” the book opens as war has been declared between the Northern states and Southern states. Potential Junior Rangers enlist in the army where, through a series of activities, they learn what it takes to become Civil War soldiers. Once their training is complete, Junior Rangers find themselves having to make decisions by participating in hands-on activities while in the midst of fighting at Chickamauga and around Chattanooga.

August 09, 2013
The Union Army Controls the Gateway City
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a free ranger guided walking program on Saturday, August 24, 2013. Participants are encouraged to meet at Outdoor Chattanooga (200 River Street) in North Shore Chattanooga at 1:30 p.m. for a 3-hour walking tour.

August 09, 2013
Artillery Demonstration at Chickamauga Battlefield
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special living history day at Chickamauga Battlefield on Saturday, August 24. Come experience the power of Civil War artillery, as park rangers and Union living historians describe what life was like for artillerymen on the battlefield. These thirty-minute programs will be presented near the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center at 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.

August 09, 2013
Headstones, Art, Memories Monuments at Chickamauga Battlefield
An acorn, an ancient goddess, life-size soldiers. The veterans who placed monuments at Chickamauga Battlefield chose intricate designs to carve in stone. What do these symbols and images mean? As part of the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special program at Chickamauga Battlefield on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 2 p.m.

July 26, 2013
Artillery Demonstrations at Point Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend special artillery demonstrations on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Point Park, located on historic Lookout Mountain, to learn about the trials and tribulations that Confederate artillerists experienced in the fall of 1863.

July 11, 2013
150th Anniversary of Chickamauga - A Walk Through Time: 1860-1864
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in a historic "walk through time" in Chickamauga Battlefield on September 14 and 15, 2013. Multiple programs will be offered at different locations throughout the park during this 150th anniversary commemoration, but the primary program will center on a timeline walk that will propel visitors through various living history stations. At these stations, participants will learn about occurrences in North Georgia between 1860 and 1864.

July 02, 2013
Communications 150 Years Ago and Now on Display at Point Park
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and the Chattanooga Amateur Radio Club invites the public to attend a special communications event on Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14 at Point Park, located on historic Lookout Mountain. Living historians will conduct Civil War Signaling programs on Saturday at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 2:30 p.m. Admission to Point Park is $3.00 per adult age 16 and over; 15 years and under, Senior, Access, and Annual Pass holders are free.

June 24, 2013
Artillery Demonstration at Chickamauga Battlefield - June 29
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special living history day at Chickamauga Battlefield on Saturday, June 29, 2013. Come experience the power of Civil War artillery, as park rangers and Union living historians describe what life was like for artillerymen on the battlefield.

June 21, 2013
Artillery Demonstrations at Point Park - Thursday, July 4
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend special artillery demonstrations on Thursday, July 4, 2013 at Point Park, located on historic Lookout Mountain, to learn about the trials and tribulations that Confederate artillerists experienced in the fall of 1863.

June 21, 2013
East Meets in the West – Gettysburg Veterans Clash in Lookout Valley
In conjunction with the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Campaign, join a park ranger for a car caravan tour to discuss the struggle in Lookout Valley between Gettysburg veterans.

June 11, 2013
Captain Drane Crosses the Bend - Cherokee Removal and Moccasin Bend
On June 17, 1838, over a thousand Cherokees crossed Moccasin Bend, bound for unknown lands west. Participate in a special program on the very ground over which they walked.

May 25, 2013
President Roosevelt's Tree Army
In celebration of 80th anniversary of the establishment of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), the public is invited to attend a special living history weekend at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center on Saturday and Sunday, June 1-2, 2013.

May 25, 2013
Summer Programs at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Learn about what occurred during the Battle of Chickamauga and Battles for Chattanooga by participating in various programs throughout the summer season.

May 23, 2013
Artillery Demonstrations at Chickamauga Battlefield
Come experience the power of Civil War artillery, as park rangers and Union living historians describe what life was like for artillerymen on the battlefield.

May 22, 2013
2nd South Carolina String Band and Artillery at Point Park
Join the 2nd South Carolina String Band for a performance, living historians firing a reproduction Civil War cannon, and park rangers providing walking tours at Point Park on June 8.

May 16, 2013
Torch Light Tour of Chattanooga National Cemetery
Participate in a special torchlight tour of the Chattanooga National Cemetery on Decoration Day (Memorial Day) with Park Historian Jim Ogden.

May 15, 2013
A Call to Arms: The Gateway City Falls - Summer Day Camp for Kids
This year, 4th - 8th graders are encouraged to participate in a special, 150th Anniversary, day camp where they will learn about the importance of Chattanooga during the Civil War.

April 26, 2013
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga Bicycle Ride to Moccasin Bend National Archeological District (May & June 2013)
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga have extended their partnership to include free monthly guided historical bicycle rides to Moccasin Bend National Archeological District. The monthly bike rides for May and June will take place on Thursday, May 9 and Thursday, June 13 and will begin at 6 p.m.

April 26, 2013
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga Continue Chickamauga Battlefield Bicycle Tours (May 18, 2013)
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Outdoor Chattanooga will join forces once again this year to offer a series of free, monthly historical bike tours through Chickamauga Battlefield, beginning Saturday, May 18 at 9:30 a.m.

April 24, 2013
There's a Park for That! (April 27, 2013)
As a part of the celebration of National Park Week, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites you to join a ranger for a special 45 -minute program on the national parks, Saturday, April 27 at Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center, at 2:00 p.m.

April 24, 2013
The Nature of Battle - Lookout Mountain Hike (May 4, 2013)
Rangers from Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and educators from the Chattanooga Arboretum and Nature Center have once again partnered to provide the public a unique experience at the nation’s oldest military park. On Saturday, May 4 at 9:00 a.m. take a hike through a portion of the Lookout Mountain Battlefield and learn not only the historical aspects of the battle, but the transformative beauty of this natural area. This approximately two hour program will begin at the Cravens House.

April 24, 2013
Training for a Splendid Little War (April 27, 2013)
Join volunteers of the 3rd Tennessee as they discuss the role Chickamauga Battlefield played as a training post during the Spanish American War. Programs will take place in the living history area behind the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center on Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

August 29, 2012
Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the Battle of Chickamauga
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to participate in the commemorative activities for the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga.

April 21, 2010
Lookout Mountain Free
During National Park Week, April 17-25, 2010, visitors may enter Point Park, located on historic Lookout Mountain, for free. 

April 11, 2008
Chickamauga Battlefield Partners with Outdoor Chattanooga to Provide Guided Bike Tours
Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park announces free monthly guided bicycle tours of Chickamauga Battlefield April through October, 2008, made possible through a partnership with Outdoor Chattanooga.

March 04, 2008
The Generals Lady, Nadine Lvova Turchin
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Superintendent Shawn Benge invites the public to attend a special program on Saturday, March 8, 2008. 

February 07, 2008
African American History Month Events at Chickamauga Battlefield
NEW RELEASE

February 07, 2008
TWO FUTURE PRESIDENTS & THEIR ROLES IN THE CHATTANOOGA CAMPAIGN
NEWS RELEASE

August 09, 2007
37th Georgia Regiment at Point Park
The 37th Georgia Regiment will conduct Living History infantry demonstrations at Point Park on Saturday, August 11 and Sunday, August 12.

July 12, 2007
37th TN Living History Weekend
37th Tennessee Living History Group will present programs on the Chickamauga Battlefield on July 14, 15, 2007.

July 11, 2007
17th Ohio Regiment and Field Hospital at Point Park
Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park Superintendent Shawn Benge announces a special Living History weekend for Point Park, located on historic Lookout Mountain. 

Did You Know?

Lookout Mountain artillery

Captain Eli Lilly commanded a battery of artillery that saw heavy and successful action during the Battle of Chickamauga. Following the Civil War, Lilly, a pharmaceutical chemist, founded Eli Lilly and Company, a company which today is one of the largest in the world.