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Living Histories: New York at Gettysburg, 22nd U.S. Sharpshooters, & GAR Veteran’s Reunion


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Gettysburg National Military Park
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Gettysburg, PA

From the roar of artillery to the flash of bayonets, living history demonstrations at Gettysburg National Military Park help bring the past to life. On select days, Civil War living historians encamp on the Gettysburg battlefield. Explore their camps, interact with these knowledgeable historians, and witness as they demonstrate the tools, tactics, and firepower of the two armies that waged war across these now hallowed fields.

For more information on the Living History program schedule, check the dates below or please visit: Gettysburg Living History Schedule (U.S. National Park Service) (

October 5-6 
New York at Gettysburg
Encampment, programs, and firing demonstrations at Pennsylvania Memorial
Sat: 10:00, 12:00, 2:00
Sun: 10:00 & 12:00

2nd U.S. Sharpshooters  
Encampment, programs, and firing demonstrations at Pitzer Woods, West Confederate Avenue
Sat: 11:00, 1:00, 3:00
Sun: 11:00 & 1:00

Grand Army of the Republic, Veteran’s Reunion
Encampment and programs at Auto Tour Stop 13, Spangler’s Spring
Programs on-going Sat. 9:00 to 5:00 Sun: 9:00 to 3:00.


Upcoming Event Dates

Oct 05

Oct 06

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