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    On October 27, Shiloh Battlefield's Visitor Center will close for remodeling. The work will take two to three weeks to complete. Visitors will be able to view the park movie and receive assistance from rangers in a tent erected next to the park bookstore. More »


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September 14, 2014
Shiloh Seeking Volunteers for National Public Lands Day
On Sept. 27, Shiloh will be participating in National Public Lands Day. We are seeking volunteers to help rangers clear historic Duncan Field to its wartime appearance.

September 14, 2014
2014 battle of corinth anniversary activities
On October 3 through October 5, the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center will be hosting several activities in commemoration of the 152nd anniversary of the Battle of Corinth.

June 13, 2014
Civil War Kids Day at Corinth Battlefield
On Saturday, June 21, Corinth Battlefield will hosts Civil War Kids Day for children 12.

June 13, 2014
Cannon Firing Demonstrations at Shiloh
Shiloh will be hosting artillery demonstrations June 21 & 22 at Shiloh.

June 09, 2014
Artillery Firing Demonstrations June 14 - 15
On June 14 and 15, Shiloh will present cannon firing demonstrations on the battlefield.

May 30, 2014
Shiloh to Present Artillery Firing Demonstrations
Shiloh will be presenting cannon firing demonstrations June 7 and 8.

May 05, 2014
Memorial Day Observance 2014
Shiloh will be presenting Memorial Day Observances May 24-26, 2014.

January 31, 2014
A Civil War Valentine at Shiloh Battlefield
On Saturday, February 8, Shiloh will be hosting a Civil War Valentine program for children.

January 31, 2014
Controlled Burning of Shiloh Battlefield in February
Shiloh has delayed prescribed burning until March because of wet weather.

January 17, 2014
Corinth to Host Book Club
Join us Thursday, January 30, for our weekly book club meeting!

December 19, 2013
Shiloh Celebrates 119th Birthday
Shiloh to celebrate its 119th birthday on December 27th.

November 15, 2013
Shiloh Battlefield to Host Kids Christmas Program
On Saturday, December 21, Shiloh will host a Kid's Christmas Program.

November 10, 2013
Special Exhibit in Honor of Veterans Day
Beginning on November 11, Shiloh Battlefield will be displaying a temporary exhibit of artifact and images honoring Civil War Veterans.

September 20, 2013
Corinth Battlefield to Host 151st Events
From October 3 through October 5, 2013, the National Park Service will be conducting tours and programs in commemoration of the 151st anniversary of the Battle of Corinth.

August 23, 2013
Shiloh is Seeking Volunteers for National Public Lands Day
On Saturday, September 28, Shiloh will be participating in National Public Lands Day. Volunteers are needed from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, to help rangers paint cannon carriages on "Grant's Last Line."

June 13, 2013
"Corinth Crossroads: A Town Amidst War," to Premiere on June 20, 2013
Shiloh National Military Park will premiere a new interpretive film at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center on Thursday, June 20, 2013.

May 14, 2013
Shiloh Park Movie Wins Prestigious Independent Film Award
Shiloh's park film wins prestigious REMI independent film award for historic short.

March 04, 2013
National Park Tourism Creates $14.3M in Local Economic Benefit
$14.3M in local economic benefit and 202 jobs supported by Shiloh National Military Park

December 09, 2012
Santa to Visit Shiloh for a Children's Civil War Christmas
On Friday December 21, from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Shiloh will be presenting a "Civil War Christmas" program for kids of all ages.

September 30, 2012
Shiloh Rangers to Offer Programs at the Tennessee River Museum
In celebration of the Tennessee River Museum's 20th anniversary, Shiloh rangers will offer special free programs.

September 23, 2012
New CD Brings the Siege and Battle of Corinth to Life
Shiloh National Military Park releases new audio CD "Voices of Corinth: An Audio Account of Civil War Corinth, Mississippi."

September 10, 2012
Corinth Battlefield to Host 150th Anniversary Events
Corinth Battlefield to host special events and guided hikes in commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Corinth.

September 06, 2012
Shiloh and Corinth to Host Screening of New Veterans Day Documentary
Shiloh will be premiering the new documentary: "V-Day 11.11.11," on September 27, 2012.

August 06, 2012
Corinth Battlefield Kids Camp
Shiloh National Military Park Corinth Battlefiled Unit to host Kids Day Camp for children ages 5 to 12 years of age.

July 09, 2012
Shiloh to Host Birds of Prey Program
Shiloh Battlefield will host a 1-hour long Birds of Prey program on the evening of July 26.

July 06, 2012
Shiloh to Host Kids Day Camps
Shiloh will host a three-day "Kids Day Camp" July 12, 13 and 14.

March 05, 2012
Teacher Packet Now Available for Shiloh Battlefield
New teacher packet available for Shiloh

February 19, 2012
Volunteers Needed for Shiloh's 150th Grand Illumination
Volunteers Needed for Shiloh's 150th Anniversary

November 19, 2011
Native American Programs at Shiloh
Programs on the Native Americans and the Shiloh Indian Mounds.

November 17, 2011
Shiloh to Host Wild Turkey Programs
Shiloh to Host Wild Turkey Programs

September 29, 2011
Shiloh Battlefield to Eliminate Entrance Fees
This Saturday, October 1, 2011, Shiloh will eliminate entrance fees.

September 16, 2011
Battle of Corinth Anniversary Activities
Rangers to offer special programs and hikes during the 149th anniversary of the Battle of Corinth.

September 12, 2011
Shiloh to Host Fall Owl Programs
Shiloh park ranger Marcus Johnson will be presenting owl programs on the evenings of September 29 and October 6, 2011.

July 25, 2011
Shiloh Ranger to Present Native American Programs at the Tennessee River Museum
Shiloh ranger to present two Native American programs at the Tennessee River Museum.

July 25, 2011
Shiloh Battlefield to Host Kids Day 2011
On Saturday July 30 Shiloh will host Kids Day 2011 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.

July 23, 2011
corinth civil war interpretive center offers programs
Ranger led programs offered at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center and the Contraband Camp

July 11, 2011
Live Music at Shiloh Battlefield
Rangers from New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park to perform "Songs of the Lower Mississippi Delta."

June 27, 2011
Shiloh Battlefield to host cannon firing demonstrations
On July 2nd and 3rd, the Shiloh cannon crew will present artillery demonstrations.

June 09, 2011
Shiloh to Host Cannon Firing Demonstrations
Shiloh to Host Cannon Firing Demonstrations

May 10, 2011
Wildflower Biking Tours
Shiloh Battlefield to host Wildflower Bicycle Tours in May.

April 25, 2011
Shiloh Cannon Firing Demonstration
Park volunteers in period uniforms will present cannon firing demonstrations on Saturday, April 30th and Sunday, May 1st.

April 25, 2011
Bald Eagle Programs Being Presented
Bald Eagle Programs Being Presented

April 13, 2011
2011 National Park Week
Shiloh to present activities during National Park week.

May 14, 2010
Scheduled Eagle Interpretive Programs Cancelled
The ranger-guided eagle watch interpretive programs scheduled for May and June have been cancelled.

June 09, 2009
Fee Free Weekends
Shiloh Battlefield will offer free admission three weekends this summer.

April 03, 2008
Annual Living History Canceled
Annual Shiloh Living History event canceled.

February 19, 2008
April Anniversary Hikes and Talks
Battle of Shiloh anniversary hikes and talks will be presented on April 6, 7, and 8, 2008.

December 19, 2007
White-Tailed Deer Program
White-tailed deer program scheduled for December 22nd and 23rd. 

November 17, 2007
Road Closure
Dill Branch Causeway temporarily closed to public access.

August 28, 2007
The War In The Western Theater
Dr. James Lee McDonough to speak at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center, September 11, 2007.

May 11, 2007
Re-interment of Civil War Soldiers
Two Civil War Soldiers will be reintered at Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center on Armed Forces Day, May 19, 2007.

Did You Know?

General Albert Sidney Johnston

The Confederate army commander, General Albert Sidney Johnston, was killed at Shiloh on April 6, 1862. In all of American history, he is the highest-ranking American military officer ever to be killed in action.