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Things to do in Gettysburg, PA

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Take a studio tour of the artwork done by nationally recognized historical sculptor, Gary Casteel. Casteel strives to maintain and preserve American history in sculpture.

717-387-0461

789 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Civil War living historians who portray the Lees.

717-337-2199 610-683-8861

Stop by our casual and comfortable brewpub for great craft beer brewed on site and a delicious bistro menu featuring handmade soups, salads and sandwiches.

717-451-9898

7 Pennsylvania Avenue,
Hanover, PA 17331

Take a day trip to Gifford Pinchot State Park 30 miles northeast of Gettysburg and plan a day of outdoor fun with activities like hiking, horseback riding, swimming, disc golfing, ice skating and more.

717-432-5011

2200 Rosstown Road,
Lewisberry, PA 17339

Carroll Valley Golf 18-hole championship course is located in a valley set amidst the picturesque rolling hills of South Central Pennsylvania, at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This par 71 course, designed by Ault, Clark & Associates is a true championship length course.

717-642-8282

78 Country Club Trail,
Carroll Valley, PA 17320

A once a year three-day reenactment event with different exciting battles each day, live mortar fire, living history, Sutler village and great food.

717-338-1525

965 Pumping Station Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Carlisle Events is one of the world’s largest presenters of car entertainment. We host 12 annual events for enthusiasts and car hobbyists worldwide.

717-243-7855

1000 Bryn Mawr Road,
Carlisle, PA 17013

An old time baseball festival the 3rd weekend in July played by the rules and customs and using the same style equipment and uniforms from 1864.

410-967-7482

965 Pumping Station Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Discover the amazing artwork of local artist, Bobbi Becker, at her beautiful gallery tucked just outside of Gettysburg in New Oxford, Pennsylvania.

717-624-4953

230 Group Mill Road,
New Oxford, PA 17350

"Because everyone's a nerd about something" - Mr. Jones

717-334-6373

10 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Shriver family homestead for 6 generations. Tour this museum complex consisting of the main house and award-winning grist mill.

410-848-2288

3311 Littlestown Pike,
Westminster, MD 21158

Discover the treasures brimming from the Redbud House - the shop for housewares and gifts for any home in our new store in Gettysburg.

717-624-3147

23 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Musical Tribute Show that you have been waiting for.

301-933-4333

We invite you to our small batch family farm brewery. We serve craft beer and hard cider, and even grow our own hops behind the brewery! If you like to snack while you drink, check out our menu featuring farm fresh ingredients grown on site.

717-334-3325 717-677-8842

290 Cashtown Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

Get your Irish on in Gettysburg at the annual Adams County Irish Festival held the third Saturday of July at the Moose Park of Gettysburg.

PO Box 3492,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

If you are looking for original Gettysburg items such as original printed and embroidered apparel, books, flags, and souvenirs, see Grannie's Attic

717-334-0127 1-800-827-5127

13 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Witness the Battle of Gettysburg from two unique perspectives – the civilians who called it home, and the soldiers on the battlefield. The story of the battle comes to life through both museum displays, and the battlefield orientation film, "Gettysburg Animated Map", produced by the Civil War Trust.

717-334-6245

297 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Let's get goofy! Add energy and expertise to your events with the Gettysburg Goofballs, professional entertainers and educators with over 20 years' experience in the entertainment industry.

917-449-9199 917-838-2598

2264 Emmitsburg Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Experience Gettysburg on a level offered no place else! We offer guided tours, hourly rentals and relaxing twilight rides.

717-398-2600

297 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Start your Gettysburg journey at the heart of the first day's fighting. Three floors of exhibits connect individuals to the dilemmas which led to the Civil War, provide a powerful and personal view of the battle's first day and show the work of one of the battlefield's largest field hospitals.

717-339-1300

111 Seminary Ridge,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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