Fort Oglethorpe

Fort Oglethorpe
Historic High Country

Fort Oglethorpe

Fort Oglethorpe

6 Barnhardt Circle
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742



The City of Fort Oglethorpe is home to the Visitor’s Center at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, the nation's oldest and largest Civil War Park.


The historic district for Fort Oglethorpe includes The Post area on Barnhardt Circle which was an active Cavalry Post (1902 - 1946) and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Barnhardt Circle is also home to the original officer's homes, guardhouse, bandstand, and 6th Cavalry Museum. Other Post buildings include Post gym, Px, Quartermaster Building, Post Chapel and Post Theatre.


Nearby Lake Winnie Amusement Park provides loads of fun for the whole family, and Lookout Mountain just a short drive to the west is great for hiking, hang gliding or a scenic drive along Lookout Mountain Parkway.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM

    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM

    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM

    Thursday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM

    Friday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site


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