• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

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  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Saturday, September 13, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Sunday, September 14, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Monday, September 15, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • Battle Anniversary Hike

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    an all day hike of the battlefield More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Thursday, September 18, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Friday, September 19, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Saturday, September 20, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

  • 152nd Battle Anniversary

    Sunday, September 21, 2014

    A series of tours and talks to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of The Battle of Antietam. More

Did You Know?

Artillery at Antietam

Over 500 cannons participated in the Battle of Antietam, firing over 50,000 rounds of ammunition. The cannonade was so severe that Confederate artillery commander Colonel S.D. Lee described the battle as "artillery hell."