Antietam National Battlefield

Antietam Battlefield Photo
The National Park Service site that commemorates where 23,000 soldiers were killed, wounded or missing after 12 hours of savage combat on September 17, 1862. The Battle of Antietam ended the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia's first invasion into the North and led Abraham Lincoln to issue the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation
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5831 Dunker Church Rd
Sharpsburg, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Group-Friendly
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Student Group-Friendly
  • Tour Length
    2.5 hrs
Rated 5 by Arthur G

September 23, 2023

Arthur G

Picture perfect day for Photography Demonstrations

Refurbished visitor's center has artifacts, a film on the battle, a store and restrooms. We took the auto tour, there were volunteers at many of the stops. We had a photography demonstration and a...

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Rated 5 by 50lizj

September 23, 2023


Somber experience, very well presented

The visitor Center has a very informative theater experience. And the exhibit area is a must to get the history and background information before you set off on a self guided tour of the...

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Rated 5 by Relax01555627921

September 19, 2023


Well worth your time.

Our government doesn’t always get things right but they sure have here. The new visitors center is excellent with a very good film, bookshop, museum and viewing area. The staff was very helpful...

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