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Antietam National Battlefield
Antietam National Battlefield
Owner description: The Bloodiest One Day Battle in American History: 23,000 soldiers were killed, wounded or missing after twelve hours of savage combat on September 17, 1862. The Battle of Antietam... more Owner description: The Bloodiest One Day Battle in American History: 23,000 soldiers were killed, wounded or missing after twelve hours of savage combat on September 17, 1862. The Battle of Antietam ended the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia's first invasion into the North and led to Abraham Lincoln's issuance of the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation. Antietam National Battlefield is located in western Maryland, 10 miles south of Hagerstown in Washington County. The best place to start your visit is at the park visitor center. The GPS address for the visitor center is 5831 Dunker Church Road, Sharpsburg, Maryland, 21782. We have brochures, museum exhibits, a film, a museum store, and park rangers and volunteers on duty to help you get oriented. The battlefield is approximately 3,000 acres that you can explore in your car or by walking. Operating Hours & Seasons: Open All Year, The Visitor Center is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Park Grounds are open daylight hours. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day The park has an entrance fee of $5.00 Per Person (age 16 or older; 15 and under FREE) or $10.00 Per Vehicle. less
Attraction type: Battlefields; Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Monuments & Statues; National Parks
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Burnside's Bridge
Burnside's Bridge
Attraction type: Bridges; Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Antietam National Cemetery
Antietam National Cemetery
Owner description: Part of the National Cemetery System, this site is where more than 4,776 Union soldiers are buried from the historic battle of Antietam, Monocacy and other military actions in... more Owner description: Part of the National Cemetery System, this site is where more than 4,776 Union soldiers are buried from the historic battle of Antietam, Monocacy and other military actions in Maryland. less
Attraction type: Cemeteries
Antietam Creek
Antietam Creek
A gentle stream that winds through 22 miles of beautiful scenery and past sites steeped in historical significance; a pleasurable trip for paddlers and other sightseers.
Attraction type: Bodies of Water
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The Kennedy Farm
The Kennedy Farm
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Points of Interest & Landmarks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Nutters Ice Cream
Nutters Ice Cream
Ranked #1 of 4 Restaurants in Sharpsburg
Cuisines: American
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Captain Benders Tavern
Captain Benders Tavern
Ranked #2 of 4 Restaurants in Sharpsburg
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff
Burkholder's Baked Goods
Burkholder's Baked Goods
Ranked #3 of 4 Restaurants in Sharpsburg
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Battleview Market
Battleview Market
Ranked #4 of 4 Restaurants in Sharpsburg
Cuisines: American, Pizza, Delicatessen
Good for: Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible

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Blue Moon Cafe
Blue Moon Cafe
Cuisines: American, Bar, Cafe
Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

The Inn at Antietam
The Inn at Antietam
$75 - $105
Ranked #1 of 2 Sharpsburg B&B and Inns

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Knights inn Knoxville Harpers Ferry
1.5 of 5
Knights inn Knoxville Harpers Ferry
$72 - $90
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Knoxville
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Sleep Inn & Suites Clear Spring
2.5 of 5
Sleep Inn & Suites Clear Spring
$66 - $130
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Clear Spring
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Jacob Rohrbach Inn
Jacob Rohrbach Inn
$142 - $206
Ranked #2 of 2 Sharpsburg B&B and Inns

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Bavarian Inn
3.5 of 5
Bavarian Inn
$147 - $228
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Shepherdstown
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Clarion Inn Harpers Ferry
3.0 of 5
Clarion Inn Harpers Ferry
$89 - $157
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Harpers Ferry
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