Marietta Confederate Cemetery

Marietta
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Marietta Confederate Cemetery

Marietta Confederate Cemetery

395 Powder Springs Street
Marietta, GA 30060

770-794-5606

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Opened in 1863 when Mrs. Jane Porter Glover donated a corner of her plantation for the burial of 20 Confederate soldiers who died in a train wreck, the Marietta Confederate Cemetery is the final resting place for more than 3,000 soldiers. Every Confederate state is represented, as well as Kentucky, Maryland and Missouri, and the cemetery remains the largest Confederate cemetery south of Richmond. A large number of the buried soldiers fought nearby in The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain and The Battle of Kolb's Farm.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway

    75

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

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