Civil War – Maryland

Cross the Potomac River with Robert E. Lee. Discover the “Lost Orders” with McClellan and fight the battles of South Mountain as you follow the roads the soldiers used during the 1862 Antietam Campaign.

Trace the route of John Wilkes Booth’s escape route through southern Maryland after he shot Abraham Lincoln. Ride with Confederate Jubal Early as he marched toward Washington in 1864. Have a look at a prisoner-of-war camp at Point Lookout.

Visit Baltimore’s rich store of Civil War sites and uncover the secrets of Frederick, Washington, Carroll and Montgomery counties.

Here’s everything you need to plan your Civil War travel:

Civil War Maryland


Maryland Civil War Trails

• The 1864 Attack on Washington
• Antietam Campaign
• Gettysburg Campaign
• Booth Escape Route
• Baltimore Region
Trails Maps

• Frederick

Monocacy, South Mountain

• Antietam Area

Hagerstown, Sharpsburg

• Chesapeake Bay Area Sites

Early’s Raid on Washington

• More Maryland Sites