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 »
One Last Mountain: A Battlefield That's Much More
Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a 2,923 acre National Battlefield that preserves a Civil War battleground of the Atlanta Campaign. Opposing forces maneuvered and fought here from June 19, 1864 until July 2, 1864. Although most famous as a Civil War battlefield, Kennesaw Mountain has a much richer story.Read More
150th Anniversary of Kennesaw Mountain
Plan on coming for the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain? Here's where you can find out what's in store!Read More
150 Stories for 150 Years
We are seeking stories about social changes that have had an impact in your community and show revolutionary change that went against social norms.Read More
Read about the latest happenings in our Park News section and stay connected with our social media pages.Read More
The Civil War: 150 Years
The National Park Service commemorates a defining event in our nation's history and its legacy in the continuing fight for civil rights. Join us.Read More
Trading Cards for Kids
Discover more than 500 stories about America’s journey from the Civil War to Civil Rights. View online or visit this park to collect your own copies.Read More
Take a Self-Guided Phone Tour of Kennesaw Mountain
Kennesaw Mountain NBP is now offering a self-guided audio tour that you can access for free with your mobile phone. Click the link for more details.Read More
Did You Know?
In the spring and summer of 1864, some of the most important events to affect the outcome of the Civil War occurred in North Georgia. Kennesaw Mountain Battlefield commemorates these events, as well as preserving the battleground of Kennesaw Mountain. The Mountain's history precedes the Civil War.