• Sunken Road


    National Military Park TN,MS


Shiloh National Military Park Administration Building

Shiloh National Military Park Administration Building

(NPS Photo)

Shiloh National Military Park uses several documents to help guide management of the park. Ranging from historic studies providing context to management plans pointing the way toward the future, these documents are important to park managers in determining how to administer one of America's most important treasures.

Administrative History 1894 - 1954 (PDF - 288 KB)

The Origin and Evolution of the National Military Park Idea

Land Protection Plan (PDF - 2.25 MB)

Outside Group Policy (PDF - 68 KB)

Did You Know?

Shiloh National Cemetery

Shiloh National Cemetery was established in 1866. In that year, the War Department removed the Federal bodies from the battlefield and placed them in the cemetery. Today, around 4,000 military veterans lay in the quiet and secluded location on the banks of the Tennessee River.