Operating Hours & Seasons

Park Entrance Sign


The park's driving tour and hiking trails are open daily from 7:00 a.m. until 20 minutes after sunset.

Monocacy National Battlefield Visitor Center

5201 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD 21704 (not a mailing address)

Open Daily: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day

Battle Orientation Programs

Join a park historian for a 30-45 minute introduction and orientation to the Battle of Monocacy and its broader significance as the "battle that saved Washington."

Programs and Demonstrations are provided from Memorial Day Weekend through October 17:

Weekdays, 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

Weekends, 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Hands-On History Programs

Explore artillery and infantry tactics or museum artifacts with a park historian!

Weekends, 1:30 p.m.

Park Mailing Address: 4632 Araby Church Road, Frederick, MD 21704-7705.

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