Visitor Center

Visitor Center
Park Visitor Center

An NPS Photo


The park visitor center has a theater, exhibits, observation room, and museum store. The audiovisual program is a 26- minute orientation film narrated by James Earl Jones which is shown on the hour and the half hour. Interpretive talks are conducted daily by park rangers. During the summer season, ranger programs are expanded and scheduled more often. Check at the visitor center for a daily schedule.

Visitor Center Open Open All Year

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone (301) 432-5124

Closures Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years

Special Programs: Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg), September 17. Independence Day Commemoration on the 1st Saturday in July. The Memorial Illumination is on the 1st Saturday in December.

Last updated: April 30, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 158
Sharpsburg, MD 21782


(301) 432-5124

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