• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn


    National Battlefield Maryland

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..."
Franklin Delano Roosevelt


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."
Send to:
Antietam National Battlefield
P.O. Box 158
Sharpsburg, MD 21782

Become a Park Volunteer
For more information regarding the Antietam National Battlefield volunteer program, please email the Park Volunteer Coordinator.

Did You Know?

Nelson Miles during the Civil War

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.