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Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152-4854
+1 770-427-4686
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Fond Memories

I have been going to Kennesaw Mountain since I was a little girl. It is well known in the Kennesaw... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Abigail B
History

What a great place to explore the history of the Civil War. I was so impressed by the huge cannons... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
CathyP1953
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Site of a crucial Civil War battle offers a modern visitor center and a number of hiking trails on its grounds.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“civil war” (138 reviews)
“visitor center” (71 reviews)
“great hike” (45 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152-4854
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+1 770-427-4686
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"visitor center"
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"great hike"
in 45 reviews
"overflow lot"
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"burnt hickory"
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"cheatham hill"
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"re enactments"
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"hiking trails"
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"pigeon hill"
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"paved road"
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"bring water"
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"mountain top"
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"stone mountain"
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"great exercise"
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"national battlefield"
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"atlanta skyline"
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"lots of history"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been going to Kennesaw Mountain since I was a little girl. It is well known in the Kennesaw area as the perfect place to go with families and kids. At all times of the year, you can hike, tour the museum, and picnic...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great place to explore the history of the Civil War. I was so impressed by the huge cannons that were on display as you arrive upon the site. Unfortunately, we arrived too late for an on site tour of the battlefield-maybe next passing....More

Thank CathyP1953
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Can't really go wrong at a national park, but this one is spectacular. Bring the kids and spend the day hiking to the mountain ( you can take the trail or road or drive up the road). There are several trails with various levels of...More

Thank William D
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

The museum is very well put together to get North and South perspectives. There is a film which is also very informative. We drove to the top of the mountain which offers a beautiful view all the way to Stone Mountain. There is no organized...More

1  Thank Pam B
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Yes, sometimes parking is at a premium, but that means you may have to park in an overflow lot. Not a big deal if a good walk is what you’re here for. This is a wonderful place loaded with history and we loved hearing the...More

1  Thank mrspotts12
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Very historical, educational, and beautiful Natl Battlefield Park. We enjoyed the short video they show, for free. If back in area we would more than likely visit again. Please note mountain road is closed to vehicles on weekends due to heavy foot traffic but you...More

1  Thank linsilohan
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

The National Battlefield is a fantastic spot to get some exercise and experience some history. Dogs are welcome and there is water for them. Hiking up the mountain is fun and you can also take a bus up if you’d rather. Awesome view at the...More

Thank Jim F
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Watched the film which was well made and informative. Workers in the visitor center were helpful and friendly. Beautiful hiking trails and drive to the top of the mountain.

Thank Cindy L
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Wonderful park with great scenic views. Parking was a severe problem with not enough overflow parking.

Thank B.g. L
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

We've taken many foreign guests to the mountain and every single one was impressed by the visitor center. The way civil war history is displayed is very succinct and absolutely superb. The movie is a must. Well, of course the mountain was waiting patiently in...More

Thank HCovik
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Etonian30
3 January 2018|
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Response from William D | Reviewed this property |
there is a parking lot, guess it depends on the size of the R/V. Something under 25 feet is probably ok.
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StanzyMozart
31 December 2017|
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Response from Connie S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but you can contact the visitors center 7704274686 and they could give any information on that. Sorry I wasn't more help !
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Jami32
8 January 2017|
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Response from Susie_Poker | Reviewed this property |
They way I would recommend because I see you are from out of state, would be to take Barrett Parkway and head West. If you are headed North from Atlanta on 75N, take Barrett Parkway which is exit 269. Take that exit and turn... More
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