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 (November annually)


  • Our Living History Program Handbook will be emailed to participants upon receiving their completed registration form.

2018 Living History Events and Registration Deadlines

  • Living History Weekend: March 10-11, 2018
    Registration Deadline: March 2, 2018
    Email Jake Koch for a registration form at| Event Overview

Last updated: February 13, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Andersonville National Cemetery
National Prisoner of War Museum
496 Cemetery Road

Andersonville, GA 31711


(229) 924-0343

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