Break for a catered lunch at Gathland State Park or make group reservations at South Mountain Inn, located at the summit of Turner's Gap near the historic Dahlgren Chapel
. The Old South Mountain Inn
is said to have been a staging area for John Brown’s men prior to their historic raid in Harpers Ferry.
Spend the rest of the afternoon at Antietam National Battlefield
. The National Park’s visitor center offers a 25-minute introductory film for your group. Once your group has viewed the film, embark on your journey. Your guided driving tour will highlight key points and share the stories of the Antietam. Attendees will have several opportunities to stretch their legs and take photos along the route.
Experience the Civil War through the civilians perspective at the Miller House
– Home of the Washington County Historical Society and Museum. The Miller House Civil War exhibits feature relics from nearby towns passed down from generation to generation. Group tours are available upon request.