Remembering Past Generations. Inspiring Future Ones.
Some of the most important events in our nation's history took place in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and the Moccasin Bend National Archeological District. Now you have the opportunity to reconnect with the past and reflect on how hundreds of years of conflict, change, and community have led us to the present day.
Acres of land
currently under National Park Service management, which makes us the largest national park in the country.
Number of years
of continuous human habitation in evidence on Moccasin Bend.
Estimated number of visitors
a year bring 70 million dollars economic impact to our community.
3 Ways to Explore the Past, Today
Just like the landscape of these parks, history is made up of peaks and valleys. Our nation's timeline hasn't gone in a straight line; there have been many twists and turns over the years. When you walk the same lands as Native Americans, soldiers, and slaves, you can uncover new facts America's past, while enjoying the beautiful scenery. Whether you're a history buff, an outdoors enthusiast, student - or all of the above - you'll enjoy these unique educational environments.
Visit Your Park
Hike through history and retrace the steps of your ancestors by visiting one of our six National Park units.
There's no better way to experience the rich beauty and history of these parks than to attend one of our events.
Make a Donation
If you value preserving and enhancing these historical sites, we hope you'll consider helping us continue our work.