Blackshear Civil War Prison Camp

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Blackshear Civil War Prison Camp

Blackshear Civil War Prison Camp

Hwy 203 North
Blackshear, GA 31516

912-449-7044

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Blackshear, Ga., was the home of a temporary prison camp from late 1864 to early 1865. About 5,000 Union prisoners were held there, having been transferred from prison camps at Andersonville and Millen.
  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Monday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Thursday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Saturday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

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