Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield


Battle of Kennesaw Mountain

900 Kennesaw Mountain Drive, Kennesaw GA 30152

Confederates held off furious Union attacks here June 27, 1864, inflicting nearly 3,000 casualties on Sherman's army. This battle temporarily stalled the Union general's campaign toward Atlanta. Tour roads and walking trails wind through the major battle areas.

Visitor center open 8:30 am-5 pm daily. Most battlefield areas open evening hours during the summer. Free, small charge for shuttle bus to top of the mountain.