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Camp Butler National Cemetery

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL 62707, USA

This was once the site of a Union Civil War training camp and prison for approximately two thousand Confederate soldiers. It is now a cemetery for veterans and their dependents.

 

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Directions

From I-55 north take exit 100A. From I-72 exit at Camp Butler Road, continue north on Camp Butler Road to the cemetery entrance.

Visitor Services

Public rest rooms, information.

Regular Events

Memorial Day program and Avenue of Flags display, Veterans Day program.

Plan Your Visit

Admission Fee

Free

Hours

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30AM - 4:00PM. Visitation Hours: 8:00AM - sunset.

Phone

217-492-4070

Website

http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/campbutler.asp »

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