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.
It’s the perfect time to take bike or horseback tour of the battlefield. You may also want to save time to play a round or two on one of our award-winning golf courses.
A drive through our countryside brimming with peach, cherry and apple blossoms delivers the aromas of tasty treats to come. Before long, our fields and orchards will produce the freshest fruits and veggies for you to buy fresh or enjoy at one of our many farm to table restaurants. Don’t forget the wines and ciders grown and produced right here in Adams County.
A spring visit to Gettysburg will tease your senses for a return in every season.
It is never too early to bring the kids to Gettysburg – give them a taste of history, mix in the fun, and you have a recipe for the perfect family vacation!Learn more about this trip idea
For travelers visiting Gettysburg or those who live in the heart of this charming town such as myself, hoping to view the stunning and picturesque sights of the open grass of the battlefield, riding horseback is certainly a unique and memorable way to experience it.Read this blog post
By Carl Whitehill – I don’t really care for the smell of cabbage, so I’m not sure why I agreed to plunge my nose into a stalk of “skunk” cabbage that Lizzy Ryan held in front of my face. Lizzy is the Assistant Education Coordinator at Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve near Fairfield, Pa. – just 20 … Continue reading Face-to-face with Mother Nature in Gettysburg – Creatures, critters and cabbage
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