Andersonville National Historic Site
Andersonville National Historic Site, 760 Pow Road, Andersonville, GA 31711, USA
The park is located on GA Highway 49, ten miles north of Americus, GA.
From the north, via I-75:
Follow I-75 south to Exit 135 (Perry). Head southwest on GA-224 from the interstate to Montezuma, approximately 20 miles. Just outside Montezuma, turn right on GA-26 and follow to the intersection of GA-49. Turn left on GA-49 and head south approximately 6 miles to Andersonville. The park entrance will be on the left.
From the south, via I-75:
Follow I-75 north to Exit 101 (Cordele). Head west on US-280 from Cordele to Americus, approximately 30 miles. In Americus, turn right onto GA-49 and head north approximately 10 miles to Andersonville. The park entrance will be on the right, after passing the park exit and cemetery entrance.
Handicapped accessible, museum videos captioned for hearing impaired, restrooms, bookstore.
January: Night Museum, March: Living History Weekend, April: Park Day, National Former POW Recognition Day, "Prison to Peanuts: Park to Park Bicycle Adventure," May: EchoTaps, Memorial Day, September: POW/MIA Recognition Day, November: Night Museum, December: Wreaths Across America.
Museum, wayside exhibits, interpretive programs by park staff, park brochure with map