Event Details

  • 12/07/2013

    Location: Antietam Battlefield Fee Information: Donations will be accepted Contact Name: Antietam Battlefield Contact Phone Number: (301) 432-5125

25th Annual Memorial Illumination- Volunteers place over 23,000 candles on the battlefield; each representing a casualty from the bloodiest single-day-battle in American History.  Driving tour begins at 6:00 p.m. on Route 34 east of Sharpsburg.  In the event of high winds or heavy rain, this event will be rescheduled to December 12th.  Note: The visitor center will be open from 8:30 a.m. through 3:00 p.m.  Several of the park roads will not be available to tour after 3:00 p.m

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