Andersonville National Historic Site

Rank: 226

Park Description

The Camp Sumter military prison at Andersonville was one of the largest Confederate military prisons during the Civil War. During the 14 months the prison existed, more than 45,000 Union soldiers were confined here. Of these, almost 13,000 died here. Today, Andersonville National Historic Site is a memorial to all American prisoners of war throughout the nation's history.

Park Address

Andersonville NHS 760 POW Road

Andersonville, GA, 31711