Gettysburg Attractions

Visit Gettysburg for many Gettysburg attractions available to those looking for an experience filled with history and excitement. The Gettysburg battlefield is the main draw attracting tens of thousands of tourists per year looking to learn more about the Battle of Gettysburg.

Sites to visit on the battlefield are Seminary Ridge, Culp's Hill, Little Round Top, The Wheatfield, Peach Orchard and Devil's Den among other locales.

In Gettysburg, popular sites include the Jennie Wade House Museum and the Gettysburg ghost tours. There are many more Gettysburg attractions available to individuals with varied tastes and a Gettysburg visit is sure to offer a memorable experience.


Battlefield Tours

Adams County Historical Society P.O. Box 4325, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (historical society)

Adams County Winery 251 Peach Tree Rd., Orrtanna, PA 17353 (winery)

American Civil War Wax Museum 297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (museum)

Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides P.O. Box 4152, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (hire battlefield tour guides)

Artillery Ridge 610 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (horse tours and camping facilities)

Battlefield Bicycle Tours - 46 W. Simpson St., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 800-830-5775 (bicycle tours)

Bisontennial Buffalo Farm - 200 Knoxlyn Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325 717-334-7766 (farm)

Confederate States Museum - 529 Baltimore St., Gettysburg, PA 17325 717-337-2340 (museum)

Conflict Museum - 213 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 - 717-334-8003 (museum)

Dayton Tour Hosts 141 Hunters Trail, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (bus tours)

Eisenhower National Historic Site 97 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (Eisenhower National Historic Site is the home and farm of President Dwight D. Eisenhower located adjacent to the Gettysburg Battlefield).

Explore & More Children's Museum 20 East High Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (museum)

Dwight D. Eisenhower Farm

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Farnsworth House Ghost Walks & Mourning Theater 401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (haunted tours and evening dinner theater mysteries)

Gateway Theater 95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (movie theater)

General Lee's Headquarters 401 Buford Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (museum)

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours 778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg PA 17325 (Gettysburg battlefield bus tours)

Gettysburg Battle Theatre - 571 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 717-334-6100 (The Gettysburg Battle Theatre museum illustrates the Battle of Gettysburg using 25,000 hand-painted miniatures, a 30-minute film and sound effects).

Gettysburg Cyclorama Center 97 Taneytown Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (visitors center)

Gettysburg Diorama 241 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (The three days of the epic battle are presented across a three dimensional landscape that is the largest military diorama in the United States).

Gettysburg Game Park - 320 Zoo Road, Fairfield, PA 17320 - 717-642-5229 (amusement park)

Gettysburg National Military Park 97 Taneytown Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (battlefield visitors center)

Gettysburg Steam Railroad - 106 N. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325 - 717-334-6932 (The Gettysburg R.R. runs a live steam engine and takes its riders on a number of different scenic excursions).

Ghosts of Gettysburg 271 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (ghost tours)

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Greystone's American History Store 461 Baltimore Street Gettysburg, PA 17325 (history store)

Hall of President's 789 Baltimore Street Gettysburg, PA 17325 (Featuring the area's only complete wax collection of American Presidents and their first ladies as well as a beautiful gift shop).

Jennie Wade House Museum 758 Baltimore Street Gettysburg, PA 17325 (The museum is a shrine to Jennie Wade and to life and living during the American Civil War).

Lincoln Room Museum - Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325 - 717-334-8188 (Located in the Historic Wills House in Gettysburg Square, the Lincoln Room Museum offers a glimpse at the bedroom where Abraham Lincoln completed the Gettysburg Address).

Lincoln Train Museum 425 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (The Lincoln Toy Train Collection features over 1000 trains and dioramas illustrating the railroad’s role during the Civil War).

Shriver House Museum 309 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (The home of George Washington Shriver has been restored to it's original 1860's appearance to preserve its history for future generations).

Sleepy Hollow Candlelight Ghost Tours 433 Baltimore St., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (Now in their 14th season, Sleepy Hollow of Gettysburg Candlelight Ghost Tours features storytellers with over 50 years combined storytelling experience).

Soldiers National Museum 777 Baltimore St., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (Discover artifacts and memorabilia from the Civil War and other major American conflicts).

Please check back regularly for more Gettysburg attractions as they will be added as found. Enjoy your Gettysburg visit.


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