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Missionary Ridge, Lookout Mountain

November 23 - 25, 1863

Hamilton County and City of Chattanooga , Tennessee

Located in the northwest corner of Georgia at the foot of Lookout Mountain, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park offers visitors beautiful landscapes in the midst of a well-preserved battlefield.

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Essential To-Do List:

Get the most out of your Civil War battlefield visit by exploring these recommended To-Dos.

See Chattanooga's National Cemetery

This final resting place of Union soldiers killed in the numerous battles and skirmishes also offers a splendid view of Missionary Ridge and Lookout Mountain.

Stand atop Chattanooga's heights

Stand on Orchard Knob, Lookout Mountain and Missionary Ridge and try to understand how Grant captured all of them.

Visit the Battles for Chattanooga Museum

The battles of Chattanooga come to life on an electronic map at this museum.

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The work of the Civil War Trust would not be possible without the tireless support of a wide variety of local and regional partner groups. We thank them for their assistance and dedication.

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