The City of Ringgold, named after Major Samuel Ringgold who died fighting for his country in the Mexican War, is a town rich in history. Ringgold boasts an antebellum depot built in 1849, site of major fighting during the Civil War.
Area attractions, events and points of interest include the Ringgold Depot, the Wedding Chapel, New York Civil War Monument, Lake Winnie Amusement Park, Down-home Christmas, and 1890's Days Jamboree. Just a short drive away is Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and Visitor Center, Old Stone Church, and the General Monument commemorating the capture of the famed "General" during the Civil War's Great Locomotive Chase.
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150 Tennessee Street
Ringgold, GA 30736
Located on US Hwy 41 just south of Chattanooga, TN, and north of Dalton, GA. I-75 exits 345 to 350.Visit Website
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706-935-3061Following the Union victory at Missionary Ridge and the Rebel retreat, Yankee troops set out in pursuit. Maj. Gen. Patrick Cleburne's command fell back to Ringgold Gap... Find Out More
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