Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
From historic taverns to ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table dining to unique edibles, the tastes of Gettysburg are sure to please every palate.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
Meet this month's Gettysburg National Military Park Artist-in-Residence and experience the artwork they have created, inspired by the Gettysburg battlefield.
The National Parks Arts Foundation (NPAF), a 501(c)3 non-profit, is excited to continue and expand this program with the National Park Service at Gettysburg National Military Park and the Gettysburg Foundation to provide the Gettysburg National Military Park Artist-in-Residence program.
The program is offered thanks to the input and support of the National Park Service and the Gettysburg Foundation whose joint efforts make the park the foremost visitor destination for those interested in the epic history of the American Civil War.
Gettysburg Foundation President Joanne Hanley said, Gettysburg Foundation President Joanne M. Hanley stated, “We are always looking for innovative ways to tell the Gettysburg story. The Artist-In-Residence program encourages visitors to think creatively and perceive the battlefield in a different way. The work of these artists will be a great addition to the crucial Park Service missions of interpretation and visitor outreach.
For more information, call 717-338-4469 or visit www.nps.gov/gett.
Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station
35 Carlisle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325