Take a day trip to Gifford Pinchot State Park 30 miles northeast of Gettysburg and plan a day of outdoor fun with activities like hiking, horseback riding, swimming, disc golfing, ice skating and more.
The Adams County Farmers Market frequently has family-friendly events where children of all ages can come and learn about healthy eating and Adams County agriculture. Check out what events are scheduled during your visit!
Gettysburg Transit Center, 103 Carlisle Street
The perfect walk-in activity room offering five types of creative activities including glazing ceramics, painting ceramics, creating crushed glass suncatchers, canvas paint alongs, and hand-made Gettysburg souvenirs. Reservations of parties with three or more are greatly appreciated.
Looking for a way to excite your kids about the history of Gettysburg? Gettysburg: A Nation Divided allows your kids to explore the battleground through fascinating immersive animations, 360 spin arounds and compelling stories. Explore with the app together or on each family member's own device.
Tour the Gettysburg battlefield with the Gettysburg Driving Tour App! GPS-enabled driving directions, audio and video allow you the flexibility to tour the battlefield at your own pace based on your preferences.
Begins at National Park Visitor Center
Come tour the Historic Daniel Lady Farm, which served as a Confederate staging area during the three-day battle and a field hospital afterwards. Open weekends. Also watch for special living history events listed in the events section, including battle reenactments during the summer and fall.
Summer is one of the most delicious times to visit our farm! Not only do we have a plethora of fresh fruits and produce, we also have delicious seasonal specialty milkshakes and the best berry, blueberry, peach and apple baked goods that anyone could ask for! And all only for a limited time!
Hickory Falls Entertainment Center offers safe, clean, budget-friendly fun for the entire family within 30 minutes of Gettysburg! Parts of our facility are closed as a result of Covid-19. 18 Hole Mini-golf is open. Our Cafe is serving hot foods and frozen treats from Rita’s Italian Ice/Frozen Custard.