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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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Located a short drive north of Atlanta: it is worth the trip. Very informative & educational..

Located a short drive north of Atlanta: this is a must see for history and/or civil war buffs. This... read more

Reviewed today
Greg B
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Topeka, Kansas
Its a National Park what's not to like

We had a really nice time learning more about the civil war here. We went through the museum and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kathy S
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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.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“civil war” (139 reviews)
“visitor center” (71 reviews)
“great hike” (46 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152-4854
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+1 770-427-4686
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Reviewed today

Located a short drive north of Atlanta: this is a must see for history and/or civil war buffs. This mountain was the location of a key battle between the states. As you will learn: the Union army needed to capture control of this mountain in...More

Thank Greg B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a really nice time learning more about the civil war here. We went through the museum and saw the movie. We chatted with the volunteer at the front desk who was quite helpful. We went to see all the sites. We are from...More

Thank Kathy S
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an awesome park to visit. The view is great from the top of the mountain. You can drive, bike or walk to the top. It has a small museum with activities at different time of the year. It is mostly wooded so stays...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a beautiful area to walk around at. They have one parking lot at the park and an overflow parking lot down the street. The weekdays can be a little hazardous on the road to the the top of...More

Thank Bryan O
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice park..friendly and helpful staff..enjoyed the museum and artillery demonstration....only complaint is the parking..LOTS of walkers and joggers at this park and the parking at the visitors center is not reserved for people visiting the museum..it was packed and hard to find a spot to...More

Thank christydcathey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a not to mix site! It’s informative, beautiful and lots of hikes to do. The film inside the museum was really helpful explaining the significance of the site and the artifacts in the museum were very interesting to view. Take lots of water...More

Thank Vicki J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided late in the day to visit for a hike to the top of Kennesaw mountain. Interpretive sites along the trail are minimal at best. If you want to enjoy the history of the area study up before you start your hike. Great views...More

Thank Doug C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to hike in the forest with creeks, this is the place to go. Beautiful trails, horse back riding and museum to browse. Great hike to top of mountain with lovely views. So much rich civil war history.

Thank Judith E
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My daughter talked me into hiking this beautiful mountain and at first i was hesitant but i took on the challenge. It was a beautiful day to be out and we arrived at the very top and of course the view was so beautiful and...More

Thank LoveEngland4EverFan
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Great for the people in Atlanta to have Kennesaw in there back yard! Movie was interesting but long! The drive to the top was great however the road had lots of locals using the park road for exercise! Next time we will take the 900’...More

Thank ELFDUDE
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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
1 January 2018|
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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
9 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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