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.
The Gettysburg Heritage Center is your resource for corporate gifts, leadership materials, books and souvenirs. No matter how large or small your gathering, you will find the perfect gift to fit your group or convention. Our t-shirt program allows groups to order custom shirts with your school or organization's logo. Simply pick one of our in-house designs, slogans, or images and add your school or organization's logo or name. Large quantity discounts are available. Please contact our sales staff, we're more than happy to assist you! Make sure you inquire about our educator discount when you visit our Gift Center. Show your school ID and save!
Formerly the American Civil War Wax Museum.
New exhibit for 2015! Step back in time to the town of Gettysburg, and learn what the civilians experienced before, during and after the battle! Utilizing various historical documents, artifacts, interactive displays and 3-D photography, visitors learn about ordinary people doing extraordinary things at a difficult time in our nation’s history. The tour concludes with a new film, “Three Days that Transformed a Town”, that depicts in detail the Battle of Gettysburg and the aftermath. Look at a historically famous town from a new perspective; a must see for all ages!
The Gettysburg Gift Center is located in the lobby of the Gettysburg Heritage Center.
With a conscientious, courteous staff, the Gettysburg Heritage Center assures each customer first-rate assistance.
Looking for GREAT prices and A LARGE selection? Can't make it to Gettysburg? Shop from home on-line, or call today to receive our FREE 2014/2015 gift catalog! Full of great gift ideas for the holiday season!
Weekends April-November: Living History Encampments - free
Summer artist/author appearances and signings.