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Things to do in Gettysburg, PA

View the most comprehensive list of things to do in Gettysburg, including historic battlefield tours & visits, special events, festivals & tourist attractions. Our online activities directory lets you search for the perfect addition to your vacation and add it to an interactive trip plan.

Due to COVID-19, for the safety of our guests and employees, both of our retail locations are currently closed. We are accepting shipping orders. Please, visit our website to place your order or call us at 717-334-4631 and leave a message containing your full name, phone number, email address, and your order, but DO NOT leave your payment information on our voicemail. We will contact you for your payment information. You can also find some of our most popular wines in many local grocery stores until we re-open.

717-334-4631

251 Peach Tree Road ,
Orrtanna , PA 17353

A preservation society located in one of Gettysburg’s premier historic buildings offering an event venue, Underground Railroad Tours, a variety of educational programs, an October Barn Tour, and a Salvage Warehouse for those “do it yourselfers”.

717-334-5185

The Historic G.A.R. Building, 53 E. Middle Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

With but few minor changes and repairs, the house remains much as it did more than 150 years ago. Authentically furnished from cellar to attic.

717-334-4100

548 Baltimore Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Prepare for your greatest challenges. The Gettysburg Leadership Experience uses a variety of uniquely tailored, core learning modules with action-oriented case studies to engage the participants in the experience.

717-752-0495

6312 S Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 400 E ,
Greenwood Village , CO 80111

Explore Gettysburg. The battlefield is vast. The names are legendary. The experience is humbling. Go prepared. Start your visit here. Begin with the Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience. Tour the Battlefield in a bus or car tour with a Licensed Guide. Join National Park Service programs and talks.

717-334-2436

1195 Baltimore Pike ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Stop by our shop to bring a little of Ireland to your home. We import directly from Ireland and carry everything from Irish food and toys to jewelry and music.

717-334-6609

9 Chambersburg Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

The Rupp House History Center tells the story of civilian life during and after the Battle of Gettysburg. See, hear and feel how the 1863 battle and its aftermath impacted the John Rupp family and their Gettysburg neighbors. Join us for hands-on history, living historians, Civil War programs, family activities and special events.

717-338-1243

451 Baltimore Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Best known as the house where President Abraham Lincoln stayed prior to delivering the Gettysburg Address, the David Wills House features a National Park Service seven-gallery interactive museum relating the story of Wills, Lincoln’s visit and the Gettysburg Address.

717-334-2499

8 Lincoln Square ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

It's hard to find an ugly time to view the orchard, but spring has to stand out as one of the most beautiful times to visit. There is nothing more exciting than to see the colors start to creep out of the branches.

717-677-8412

545 Carlisle Road ,
Biglerville , PA 17307

Northern Central Railway is an excursion railroad that offers an authentic experience where you can meet presidents and generals, experience the Wild West, enjoy the beautiful countryside and ride along the very rails that helped build and save our nation.

717-942-2370

2 West Main Street ,
New Freedom , PA 17349

Witness the Battle of Gettysburg from two unique perspectives – the civilians who called it home, and the soldiers on the battlefield. The story of the battle comes to life through both museum displays, and the battlefield orientation film, “Gettysburg Animated Map”, produced by the American Battlefield Trust.

717-334-6245

297 Steinwehr Avenue ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Tour aboard the famous Double Decker bus or join a Licensed Battlefield Guide tour offering a unique perspective into the struggles of the battle.

1-877-680-8687

778 Baltimore Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Whether you come to Gettysburg for the History, Food, Craft beverages or Shopping, you can find all these things rolled into one at Battlefield Brew Works & Spirits of Gettysburg Distillery! Stop in for drinks, a bite to eat, a history lesson on our location & leave with some swag as a souvenir!

717-398-2907

248 Hunterstown Road ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Art gallery specializing in historical art as well as patriotic works. Custom frame shop. Open daily. Affordable prices.

717-398-2034

15 Baltimore Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

“Because everyone’s a nerd about something.” – Mr. Jones

717-334-6373

10 York Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

A town changed forever! Dead and dying soldiers lying everywhere. Walk the streets of Gettysburg with a Licensed Town Historian/Guide and hear the civilians’ experiences of life in Gettysburg before, during and after the Battle. Venture to Gettysburg’s seldom seen places. Experience Lincoln’s visit.

717-253-5737

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station, 35 Carlisle Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

For more than 41 years we have offered beautifully handcrafted products that are designed to inspire you and those you love. We have something to appeal to every taste and sensibility in our remarkable collection of art and artisan crafts.

717-334-0335

26 York Street ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Let us help you break your cigarette addiction. We have all your vape essentials and offer extensive knowledge on how vaping can change your life.

717-420-VAPE(8273)

244 Steinwehr Avenue ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Fun, funky and fabulous! Unique decorative and handmade. Located in Historic Downtown Gettysburg. Filled to the brim with interesting goods to explore.

717-334-5275

17 Lincoln Square ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Looking for something quirky but educational? Our museum offers real history with a fun twist. The highly-detailed dioramas show the battlefield in action – but every handmade soldier is a cat! Come for the quirky, but stay for the stories of the men and women who lived during the Civil War.

717-420-5273

785 Baltimore St ,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

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