Overview of entrance requirements

All visitors MUST have

* May not apply in some cases. See details below.

Entrance Passes

Standard Entrance Pass


Antietam National Battlefield charges an entrance fee. We accept all Interagency Passes and the passes are available for purchase at the park visitor center upon arrival.

Personal Vehicle/Family: $20.00 for three days

Individual: $10.00 for three days. This fee admits one individual in a vehicle and also includes hikers, bicyclists or pedestrians. Youth 15 and under are admitted free of charge.

Motorcycle: $15.00 This fee admits one individual on a private, non-commercial motorcycle for three days.

For Organizations & Businesses

To request an Academic Fee Waiver for your group, click on the link for further details.
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$100 Motor Coach/Commercial Tour Groups with 26 or more people

$40 per passenger bus with 16-25 people

$25 per passenger bus/sedan with 1-6 people

2023 Fee-free Days

No entrance pass required on these days:

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2023 Antietam Annual Pass

NPS Antietam/ BBaracz

Annual Pass to Antietam Battlefield
If you or your family visit the battlefield more than once a year, this pass is for you. Valid for one year from month of purchase for Antietam National Battlefield only. Admits pass holder and passengers in a single private vehicle.

Last updated: May 18, 2023

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 158
Sharpsburg, MD 21782


301 432-5124

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