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.
So many families visit when their kids are younger and then don’t make it back for years. If you haven’t been here in a few years, it’s time to reconnect with Gettysburg, and each other.Learn more about this trip idea
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 cabbageRead this blog post
By Allie Hagerman I have always loved small towns. I grew up visiting small towns like Gettysburg for vacation every summer with my family, but it wasn’t until I started working in the Gettysburg area that I truly started to appreciate the appeal of shopping in a small-town environment. Visitors are often quick to explore … Continue reading Gettysburg, a Shopper’s ParadiseRead this blog post