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Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, 900 Kennesaw Mountain Drive, Kennesaw, GA 30152, USA

In June 1864, Confederate Gen. Joseph E. Johnston delayed Gen. William T. Sherman's advance toward Atlanta for two weeks at Kennesaw Mountain. The 2,922 acre national park preserves the battleground where Johnston's army temporarily stopped the Union advance southward.

 

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Directions

From I-75 North: Take exit 269 (Barrett Parkway). At the stoplight turn left onto Barrett Parkway. Follow Barrett Parkway for approximately 3 miles, turn left at the light, onto Old Hwy 41. Turn right at your next light, Stilesboro Rd. The visitor center will be immediately on your left (brown and white signs located along the roads will guide you as well). Directions from the visitor center to Cheatham Hill are provided in the visitor center at the information desk.

Visitor Services

Public rest rooms, information, handicapped access, gift shop, museum, trails.

Regular Events

June: anniversary commemoration.

Plan Your Visit

Admission Fee

Free

Hours

Visitor Center: Daily, 8:30AM - 5:00PM

Phone

770-427-4686

Website

http://www.nps.gov/kemo/index.htm »

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