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Park ranger stand near large number of Civil War graves
A park ranger stands among the graves of section H in the Andersonville National Cemetery.

NPS/H. Peacock

Annual Events
Each year the park hosts a series of recurring events at the National Prisoner of War Museum, the historic prison site, or the Andersonville National Cemetery. The following links provide a basic overview of each of these annual special events and programs:

January: Night Museum
March: Living History Weekend
April: Avenue of Flags, Park Day, National Former POW Recognition Day
May: Memorial Day, Avenue of Flags
July: Avenue of Flags
September: Avenue of Flags, National POW/MIA Recognition Day
November: Avenue of Flags, Night Museum
December: Wreaths Across America

2017 Schedule of Events poster [PDF file]


See the event calendar below to find out more about what's happening at the park!

 

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  • Andersonville National Historic Site

    Avenue of Flags (Memorial Day)

    • Location: Andersonville National Cemetery
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 19, 2017

    Display of US flags along the side of cemetery avenues for the Memorial Day Holiday.

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  • Andersonville National Historic Site

    Memorial Day Flag Placement Program

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Andersonville National Cemetery
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 27, 2017

    Scouting organizations and other volunteers place American flags on more than 20,000 graves in Andersonville National Cemetery.

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  • Andersonville National Historic Site

    Memorial Day Observance Program

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Andersonville National Cemetery
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 28, 2017

    Join park staff and area residents in honoring America's servicemen and women.

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Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Andersonville National Cemetery
National Prisoner of War Museum
496 Cemetery Road

Andersonville, GA 31711

Phone:

(229) 924-0343

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