Park Visitor Center Closes for Rehabilitation This SummerThis spring, Antietam National Battlefield will begin a $6.8 million project to rehabilitate and preserve the historic visitor center, which originally opened to the public in the winter of 1963. We expect to close the visitor center summer of 2021 and reopen it in late 2022.
During the construction the park will install a temporary visitor center building. The temporary visitor center will have a small exhibit area, visitor information, fee collection area, bookstore and restrooms.
The project at the visitor center will:
Project updatesThe visitor center lobby, bookstore and restrooms are open at this time. The park is currently working near the visitor center is to lay power and plumbing lines for a temporary visitor center building. Beginning early April, the park will be changing the traffic pattern in the visitor center parking lot from two-way to one-way traffic and adding additional vehicle and pedestrian wayfinding signage for visitor safety.
Visitor center informationVisitor Center Open 7 Days a Week from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Park and Visitor Center closed Thanksgiving, December 25, and January 1.
Phone (301) 432-5124
Address: 5831 Dunker Church Rd. Sharpsburg, MD 21872
Last updated: April 2, 2021