South Mountain State Battlefield Park
The State Battlefield park encompasses the three gaps of South Mountain (Crampton's, Fox's, and Turner's gaps) that were the scene of the September 14, 1862, battle, just days before Antietam. Daily: 8am-sunset.
Locations(s)6620 Zittlestown Rd. | Middletown, MD 21769
Local: (301) 432-8065
Fax: (301) 432-0349
May We Recommend…
- A visit to Mount Olivet Cemetery where over 700 soldiers are buried on "Confederate Row"
- View the complelling North Carolina Monument at Fox's Gap
- Retrace the steps of Union and Confederate soldiers with the Maryland Civil Trails App
For additional information on Maryland's role in the Civil War, visit the Heart of the Civil War Heritage Area website.