"One Vast Hospital" A Civil War Commemoration Event

Dates:

Friday, September 21 and Saturday, September 22, 2012

Description:

The antebellum Churches and sites of Historic Downtown Frederick, Maryland that served as hospitals in the aftermath of the battles of South Mountain and Antietam open their doors for and open house and self guided tours. The event is held in memory of the thousands wounded that graced their halls, the military surgeons and stewards, and the citizens of Frederick that gave thier hearts, time, and money to restore the broken bodies, minds, and spirits of the wounded. Friday, 5-9pm and Saturday, 1-4pm.

Location:

Begin your visit at the Frederick Visitor Center
151 South East Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Contact:

(301) 600-4047