Living History Volunteers

Living history volunteers pose as Union Prisoners of War
Living history volunteers pose as Union Prisoners of War

NPS/Andersonville National Historic Site

Living History volunteers assist with programs that help visitors to better understand the prisoner of war experience at Camp Sumter during the Civil War. While living history can be done throughout the year, the park hosts two programs with a strong living history component.

To find out how you can help, please contact park staff at 229-924-0343 or through e-mail.

Annual Living History Programs:

  • Living History Weekend (the second weekend in March annually)
  • Night Museum (January and November annually)


2016 Living History Events and Registration Deadlines

  • Living History Weekend: March 12-13, 2016
    Registration Deadline: March 4, 2016
    Registration form | Event Overview
  • Night Museum: November 12, 2016
    Registration Deadline: November 4, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Andersonville National Cemetery
National Prisoner of War Museum
496 Cemetery Road

Andersonville, GA 31711


(229) 924-0343
Main park phone number.

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