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Antietam National Cemetery, MD

National Park Service

Antietam National Cemetery

The Battle of Antietam, or Sharpsburg, on September 17, 1862, was the tragic culmination of Robert E. Lee's first invasion of the North. That one fateful day more than 23,110 men were killed, wounded, ...[more]

Address

Rt. 65
Sharpsburg, MD 21782-0158
Phone:Visitor Information (301) 432-5124
Headquarters (301) 432-7672

Directions

Car - Traveling east-west on Interstate 70--exit 29 coming west, exit 29A coming east. Route 65 south, ten miles. Traveling north-south on Interstate 81--exit 1, Route 68 east to Route 65. Turn right on Route 65 and travel 5 miles.


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