The Most Magnificent Light Display In Maryland That Everyone Should Visit At Least Once

Antietam Battlefield is one of the most well known attractions in the Old Line State. This historic spot is a place of remembrance in honor of the soldiers who bravely fought in the Battle of Antietam. While this national battlefield is available to tour year-round, there is one night in particular where it becomes an inspiring place, glowing with thousands of luminaries. Read on for more information.

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Check out the below video by Antietam National Battlefield Youtube channel to see a bit more of the magic.

This event begins at 6pm on December 3rd, 2016. Address is 5831 Dunker Church Rd., Sharpsburg, MD 21782. Click here for more information.

Have you been to Antietam Battlefield’s Memorial Illumination? Be sure to also check out the story behind Bloody Lane.