Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History

ATLANTA — On Jan. 16, Georgia celebrated an uneasy anniversary: 150 years ago, the state legislature voted to secede from the union. In honor of the sesquicentennial, here are a few Civil War destinations in Georgia that any traveler should visit. The Cyclorama, Atlanta Located in Grant Park, The Cyclorama is…

By Todd DeFeo / (c) 2010 KENNESAW, Ga. – North Georgia saw its fair share of battles during the Civil War, but “the most extraordinary and astounding adventure of the war,” as one Civil War-era newspaper put it, typically doesn’t garner more than a few words in most history books….