Antietam battlefield fireworks 2020. CIVIL WAR TOURS 2020

Antietam Battlefield Guide Exam Date Set for January 25, 2020

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Please join the Harrisburg and Hershey Civil War Round Tables on Saturday, May 2, 2020 as we visit Sharpsburg, Maryland, the site of the Battle of Antietam, the bloodiest single-day battle of the Civil War. Enthusiasts of breweries, vineyards, cideries and distilleries come together for an afternoon of tasting. For winter travelers, we do have site open with electric only. The morning attacks by the Union First and Twelfth Corps on the Confederate left flank, and vicious Confederate counterattacks by Gen. Owner Marty Gane has over 30 years of experience designing, operating, and escorting study tours to many corners of the world for clients including the Smithsonian Travel Program and National Geographic Expeditions.

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Antietam Battlefield Guide Exam Date Set for January 25, 2020

antietam battlefield fireworks 2020

On occasion, portions of the station may be closed due to projects at the time. ­¶ To submit an event for this calendar, please visit. Dennis is a tour guide in demand, leading programs for the Smithsonian, National Geographic, The New York Times, and dozens of universities and Civil War organizations. This is a free, bring your own chair event and is open to all. Antietam Battlefield 12 miles from us, worth the visit! Welcome to the official site for the Antietam Battlefield Guide Association. In the fall of 1968 in my eighth-grade history class in New Jersey, the teacher assigned a project that we could each pick one Civil War battle about which to write a research paper. Antietam Battlefield Guide interest in the battle grew from an eighth-grade school project.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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We hope to see you at the park soon! One of America's best-preserved battlefields, Antietam was the site of the bloodiest one-day battle in United State's history. From 70 West you will take Exit 24. Join us for a tasting Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays from 11- 6 and Sundays from 12- 6, or attend one of our many events held throughout the year. Tarps placed prior to this time will be removed and those not occupied by 7:00 p. Presentations at 11 am and 2 pm. Be sure to bring a blanket, plenty of water or soft drinks, and a flashlight. In addition to numerous articles and essays, he is the author, editor, or co-editor of sixteen books.

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July 2019

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Just as Burnside's forces began to collapse the Confederate right, the timely arrival of Gen. This site offers a listing of our battlefield guides, as well as updates about our programs, what our guides are up to, and information about Antietam National Battlefield. You have to walk to get into and out of the event. Camps open 10 am-5 pm Saturday, 10 am-4 pm Sunday. Camps and demonstrations open 9 am each day. I chose Antietam for two reasons. If you are coming East on I-70 you will need to take Exit 24.

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Wine tastings and tours are only a part of the experience at Knob Hall. Boonsboro offers visitors an array of local attractions: a charming town museum featuring historical artifacts, a restored 1902 trolley station, a state of the art library situated amidst the newly expanded Shafer Park, and the Inn BoonsBoro - a beautifully restored historic bed-and-breakfast located on the square, owned by New York Times Bestselling author Nora Roberts. Both vendors and shoppers alike will enjoy the beautiful park setting of the market: an open-air market when the weather is agreeable, and a large indoor covered space for when nature does not cooperate with us. Dennis has addressed more than 150 Civil War Round Tables during his 40 years as a lecturer and battlefield guide. Wilson Greene, Frank O'Reilly, Jim Ogden, Tim Smith, and Jeffry Wert. . Enjoy hamburgers and fries, pizza or a crab cake dinner, as well as a full breakfast menu.

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Antietam Battlefield Guides

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We enjoyed everything about it. Camps and demonstrations with battles. I could have never imagined at that time that 26 years later I would answer the call of a Hagerstown area church to come serve as their pastor and that I would build a home on the Potomac just miles from the historic battlefield. Civil War dance 7-9 pm Saturday. Their armies suffered more than 23,000 casualties. There is signage from both I-81 and I-70.

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Antietam Battlefield Guides

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September 17, 1862, more than 23,000 men were killed, wounded, captured or missing in General Robert E. The kids will enjoy our jump pad, a playground, an outdoor theater, swimming pool and oversized chess and checkers. The 2020 movies will be posted here when announced. The depth and breadth of presentation was second only to being there and lord knows I wouldn't want to have been there! Despite the weather High heat and sun during the day, severe Thunderstorm in the evening there were no major injuries or issues. Hear our Antietam choruses sing seasonal favorites. If you are on Interstate 70 E or W you want to take exit 24. We hope you can join us this spring as we walk the ground where the armies clashed on September 17, 1862 on Antietam Creek.

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Battle of Antietam Facts & Summary

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A shuttle bus is available to bring you closer to the event from Rt. Camps and demonstrations with battles each day. Be prepared for large crowds of up to 20,000 people. From Exit 2 you will go South on Route 11 and North onto 63. Truly a memorable and gratifying experience.

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