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Kennesaw Mountain

June 27, 1864

Cobb County, Georgia

Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a 2,965 acre National Battlefield that preserves a Civil War battleground of the Atlanta Campaign. Opposing forces maneuvered and fought here from June 19, 1864 until July 2, 1864, leading to a Confederate victory.

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Essential To-Do List:
Kennesaw Mountain

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

Read Sam Watkins' account while standing at the Dead Angle

Although reading a first-hand account of a battle is often insightful, reading Sam Watkins' words at Kennesaw Mountain while standing there is truly moving.

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The Civil War 150: An Essential To-Do List for the 150th Anniversary features top suggestions for the tours, museums, books, movies and other activities that every true Civil War aficionado should seek out during the four-year sesquicentennial commemoration.

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Civil War Discovery Trail


7:30am - 8:00pm




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