Support Your Park
"There is nothing so American as our National Parks...the fundamental idea behind the parks is that the country belongs to the people..."
Help Support Your Antietam Battlefield
Monetary donations are graciously accepted and directly benefit the park. These funds are used for interpretation, visitor services and safety, as well as resource management programs. If desired, those making a donation may specify a use for their money. Donations may be made by check or money order made payable to "National Park Service."
Did You Know?
Colonel Nelson Miles of the 64th New York Infantry was a volunteer officer at Antietam and was awarded the Medal of Honor for his bravery at Chancellorsville. After the Civil War he remained in the Army and by the Spanish American War in 1898 he was the Commanding General of the U.S. Army.