Avenue of Flags for National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Andersonville
Presidential Pathways

Avenue of Flags for National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Dates: 9/5/14 - 9/22/14

Avenue of Flags for National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Andersonville National Historic Site

496 Cemetery Road
Andersonville, GA 31711

229-924-4034

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The Avenue of Flags is the display of a multiplicity of U.S. flags usually arrayed on both sides of the principal avenue or drive that leads from the main entrance or gate into the cemetery. The Avenue of Flags cemetery and reinforces patriotism, national pride and represents a visible, bold and proud display of flags. In most cases, the Avenue of Flags is only flown on days of special ceremonial significance such as Memorial Day. At Andersonville National Cemetery, the Avenue of Flags display is arrayed five times each year: for the National Former POW Recognition Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, National POW/MIA Recognition Day and Veterans Day weekends.

  • 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

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee Free

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    75

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

    Type

    Civil War, Family Friendly, Free Things to Do, History & Heritage

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