Antietam National Cemetery

302 E. Main St.
Sharpsburg, MD 21782- Map It
(301) 432-5124

AAA Editor Notes

Antietam National Cemetery, 302 E. Main St., 1 mi. s. of battlefield entrance on SR 34, was dedicated on Sept. 17, 1867, and is the final resting place of 4,776 Union soldiers and 261 U.S. soldiers who served in subsequent wars. “The Private Soldier,” a monument dedicated to Civil War dead, is a notable landmark. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Free.
Hours: Daily dawn-dusk. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.