If you enjoy exploring Civil War battlefields and military landmarks, you need to make it a point to visit Andersonville National Historic Site in Georgia. Because Andersonville is one of those places where words don’t come easy and thoughts turn to sadness and anger. This Godforsaken place continues to haunt as you walk lightly upon the hallowed grounds where so many perished horrifically and unnecessarily. How could our Country allow such an atrocity to happen?
Our Country’s history and earning her liberty is not without grief and sadness, shame and embarrassment. By visiting these 5 somber places in the United States, we learn from our differences and how to make our Country an even better place.