After much back and forth, she decided to go to Antietam National Battlefield.
We used to live 20 minutes away from here but never went, only because Andrew was too little to appreciate it. Plus, no one else was interested at the time. But now they all are so off we went. It was the perfect day for it too, cool and overcast. Some of the sights we visited:
It started to rain as we were walking down to the bridge. It is so beautiful there. By the time we got to the cemetery, it was pouring and we were the only hard core history buffs out there. Little did they know it was homework.
|inside the cemetery|
|some quiet reflection|