Atlanta Campaign Heritage Trail®
Atlanta, GA 30303
For a full year of the Civil War, the focus of the Union and Confederate armies was Atlanta. Follow their actual footsteps through Trenton, LaFayette, Chickamauga, Ringgold, Dalton, Resaca, Calhoun, Rome, Cartersville, Allatoona, Dallas, New Hope, Pickett's Mill, Kennesaw Mountain, Marietta, Decatur, Atlanta, Jonesboro and elsewhere. This 340-mile historic driving route tells the stories of thousands of soldiers wearing blue or gray, led by Sherman, Johnston, Hood and others, and of the civilians they affected, where decisive Civil War history was made.
The Atlanta Campaign Heritage Trail® is one of the Georgia Civil War Heritage Trails®. Collectively, they are "the official statewide Civil War Historic Driving Trails of Georgia," designated by Georgia's Governor and General Assembly in 2010.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: All Day
Monday: All Day
Tuesday: All Day
Wednesday: All Day
Thursday: All Day
Friday: All Day
Saturday: All Day
Admission & Fees
Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Self-guided Tours
Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Open Year 'Round
Near Interstate Highway
20, 24, 285, 400, 575, 59, 75, 85
Civil War Site
Suitable for Ages
Battle of Tunnel Hill Civil War Reenactment
09/12/2015 - 09/13/2015
The Battle of Tunnel Hill Civil War Reenactment presents living history and battle action during this annual event held the weekend after Labor Day. Set on the historic grounds of the Clisby Austin House and adjacent to the Western and Atlantic Railroad Tunnel, the weekend brings to life the significant era of history during the War Between the States.
Visitors can walk through the period encampments, talk with reenactors, shop in the sutler tents, and be eyewitness to the gun fire, ca...read more