The Mountain Road Will Be Closed May 13th and 14th.
The mountain road will be closed May 13th and 14th. Various patchwork will be occurring throughout the park during the month of May. Closures will not be necessary but some parking areas may be limited at times.
Lane Closures on Old Highway 41 (Barrett Parkway Project Construction)
Barrett Parkway Project will require lane closures on Old 41 Highway, east of Ernest Barrett Parkway (the Kennesaw Mountain side). Lane closures will occur February 9 - June 18, 2013, with peak traffic hours (6-9 am and 4-7 pm, weekdays) not affected.
Contact Information Regarding Lane Closures
Area traffic is encouraged to use other routes to avoid major delays. Contact Cobb County Department of Transportation for more information at 528-1653 or visit http://dot.cobbcountyga.gov/project-updates.htm More »
Be A Junior Ranger
Remember your trip to Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield for years to come! Stop by the park to pick up a Junior Ranger (available in English and Spanish) or Wee Ranger Booklet (ages 4 - 6), or you can download them from our website. Once you complete all the activities, have your booklet checked by a ranger. You'll receive a Kennesaw Mountain Junior Ranger badge, certificate, and other items that you'll have to see for yourself! Also, learn how to become a Junior Civil War Historian.
Download and complete a Junior Ranger or Wee Ranger Booklet. Submit your completed booklet in person or by mail!
Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park
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Did You Know?
Confederate armies were usually named for states or regions where they campaigned, while union armies were named after major rivers. Thus the Confederate Army of Tennessee opposed to the Union Army of the Tennessee.