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Gettysburg is a top Group Tour Destination!

Gettysburg, PA – A top group and student destination for every season

From scout groups to students, church groups to retail tours – Gettysburg will entice you with our history and entertain you with our culture

Each year, thousands of groups visit Gettysburg, PA. They tour our battlefield, explore our town and discover our orchards and wineries. We invite your group to experience Gettysburg and our surrounding communities.

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Group visitors experience the history, taste the cuisine and enjoy the majestic countryside

Living History Encampment

Beyond the battlefield, these visitors experience our historic homes, heritage centers and learn the story of our town through guided tours. They interact with history through living history encampments and dinners with Civil War Generals and learn how both President Lincoln and Eisenhower impacted our community. Groups take the time to taste the fruits of our fields and vines at farm markets, farm-to-table dinners and wine and cider tastings. Our many events provide entertainment through history, entertainment and culinary themes. With so many experiences, it is easy to plan an overnight stay that also allows for one of our famous ghost tours.

 

Gettysburg is just a short drive from many Mid-Atlantic destinations

Gettysburg is centrally located to many metropolitan areas like New York City, Baltimore, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia.

  Miles Minutes
Hershey, PA 52 45
Lancaster, PA 53 90
Baltimore, MD 54 90
Washington, DC 78 90
Philadelphia, PA 118 120
New York, NY 206 240

Easy multi-day tours

Because of our close proximity to so many destinations, creating a multi-day/multi-destination tour is easy. Overnight in Gettysburg as your home base and day trip to Lancaster for an Amish experience, York for a factory tour or Hershey for a day of fun at HersheyPark. Travel south for a DC day or Civil War sites in Antietam and Frederick, MD. Consider Gettysburg as your starting point for a visit to the Journey Through Hallowed Ground, a 180-mile National Scenic Byway.

Let us help

As you consider your next group tour, field trip, scout trip or mystery tour, let us help you plan that trip to Gettysburg, PA. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff can assist you with:

  • Setting up site visits
  • Obtaining group rates
  • submitting RFPs
  • Obtaining photography for tour packets
  • Creating travel itineraries
  • connecting with Receptive Tour Operators

Take a FAM Tour

If you want to learn more or plan a familiarization (FAM) trip, please contact our sales team.

Aimee Reif
Groups Sales Manager

800-337-5015 ext. 114
aimee@destinationgettysburg.com

Jenny McConnell
Director of Sales

800-337-5015 ext. 103
jenny@destinationgettysburg.com

Our professionals will help you plan your group tour

We want to make sure you have all the tools you need to plan your next group tour, field trip or scout outing in Adams County. Contact our Group Sales Manager Aimee Reif, and she'll be there to answer your questions, assist with the itinerary, suggest restaurants and accommodations, and follow-up with you throughout the process.

Direct: 717-338-3062
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