Atlanta Metro / Jonesboro

Patrick Cleburne Confederate Memorial Cemetery

Corner of Johnson and McDonough Sts.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

770-478-4800


More than 1,000 unidentified Confederate soldiers who died in the Battle of Jonesboro rest here. The headstones are arranged to form the shape of the Confederate battle flag. Open daily. Free.

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

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    675, 75

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • 3 Deep in the Yard - The Pivotal Battle of Jonesboro

    3 Deep in the Yard - The Pivotal Battle of Jonesboro

    08/30/2014 - 08/30/2014

    Local historian, Peter Bonner will be at the Patrick R. Cleburne Confederate Cemetery telling Civil War stories on August 30, 2014. Hear a more personal side of the Battle of Jonesboro through researched stories of people involved and affected by the Civil War. The Battle of Jonesboro was a pivotal time in the Civil War because the Confederate defeat led to the last supply rail lines leading into Atlanta being cut and later the fall of the city. The battle waged for two days close to the Warr... read more