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.
Discover the amazing food scene in Gettysburg, PA
If you love food, then make your way to Gettysburg for amazing cuisine - much of which is farm fresh from Adams County!
Discover historic restaurants like the Dobbin House, Farnsworth House and Fairfield Inn serving contemporary American cuisine mixed with period dishes. Taste the creations of Josh Fidler at Fidler and Co Craft Kitchen. Delight in Truffle fries at Food 101. Uncover a hidden foodie gem at Mason Dixon Distillery who serves up more than amazing craft spirits. Don't forget to pair your foods with local wines, ciders and spirits.
Treat yourself to something sweet at one of our many ice cream shops. Find your favorite chocolate at Kilwins. Step back to your childhood with a trip to Mister Ed's Elephant Museum and Candy Emporium. Top your own donut at Treat Yo Self.
Looking for fresh roasted coffee and a healthy breakfast? Head over to Ragged Edge for a morning start in the garden. You won't be disappointed.
Your next foodie adventure starts in Gettysburg, PA!
By Davin Jurgensen – You’ve spent a long, rewarding day visiting Gettysburg’s historic battlefield and touring its quaint downtown. The perfect ending to the perfect day? A cool, refreshing cup or cone of ice cream, of course. I ventured out to six ice cream shops in and around the town and tasted everything from Georgia peach to … Continue reading Satisfy your Sweet Tooth with 6 Gettysburg Ice Cream ShopsRead this blog post
What better way to begin your weekend than with a cheesy pizza pie shared with friends and family in historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania? Gettysburg is quickly becoming known as a culinary destination – and whether you like a fancier pie, or something more traditional, we have you covered! Here are our recommendations for the best places … Continue reading Best Places for Friday Night Pizza in GettysburgRead this blog post
By Jess Clevenger – One piece of Gettysburg’s rich history that especially interests me is the time that President Dwight D. Eisenhower and first lady Mamie Eisenhower spent living here. I feel so fortunate to have visited the Eisenhower National Historic Site twice, getting the experience of viewing the home and farm of the former … Continue reading Mamie’s Million Dollar FudgeRead this blog post