Operating Hours & Seasons
Open All Year
Phone (301) 432-5124
Independence Day Commemoration (First Saturday in July)
Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg), September 17
The Memorial Illumination (First Saturday in December)
Did You Know?
Alexander Gardner's photographs of Antietam were the first ever images to show dead soldiers on the field of battle. A New York Times article about the photographs said it was if the "dead had been laid at our doorsteps." More...