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Things to do in Gettysburg, PA

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Fine jewelry with a personal touch can be found at Scott & Co. Fine Jewelers. Just a short drive from Gettysburg, discover a large selection of jewelry and watches.


2 Lincoln Way East,
New Oxford, PA 17350

See over 10,000 elephants. Home to one of the most unique gift shops with plush room, Pez & magnet room, & the largest candy display in the territory!

717-352-3792 717-873-5145

6019 Chambersburg Road,
Orrtanna, PA 17353

Join us here at the Farnsworth House for historical and ghost presentations. Tour one of the most haunted Inns in America during a ghost tour or paranormal investigation, or take an interactive history tour in Camp Tiger, our Civil War Camp located right on property!


401 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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


10 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

A unique shopping adventure where every item has a story. Explore our diverse selection of Civil War relics, ancient and medieval artifacts, handcrafted jewelry, artwork, historical paper, fossils, meteorites, gifts and much, much more! Artifact at 777... where history matters.


777 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Visit the quaint shops, boutiques, galleries and more located in the downtown Gettysburg area. A variety of merchandise and services are offered.

PO Box 4914,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Our Famous Washington D.C. Tour Our Nation's Capital, Washington D.C. is just a short ride from historic Gettysburg. See it in a day with the Stars and Stripes Tour! It is the perfect complement to your Gettysburg vacation or a fun day trip.

877-723-1863 717-528-1660

Pick-up locations at selected Gettysburg hotels,
and campgrounds, York Springs, PA 17372

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.


965 Pumping Station Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The original! Based on true stories from the best-selling Ghosts of Gettysburg book series. Guides walk you on historic streets to sites of documented hauntings. Several tours to choose from.


271 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Lincoln Highway, our nation’s first coast-to-coast highway, marked the birth of popular American tourism – vacationing by automobile.


Make history with Gettysburg's first live Escape rooms. Looking for something fun and different to do while in Gettysburg? You have exactly one hour to escape a fun themed room full of clues and puzzles with a team. Will you escape in time?

717-769-5397 717 420-2481

59 North Fifth Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

For more than 38 years we have offered beautifully handcrafted products that are designed to inspire you and those you love. We have something to appeal to every taste and sensibility in our remarkable collection of art and artisan crafts.


26 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Specializing in authentic Civil War artifacts, including a wide variety of quality artifacts, both excavated & non-excavated, Historical Prints & more.


34 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Gettysburg's public transportation. Park your car and ride Freedom Transit to major attractions, accommodations and connect with historic downtown Gettysburg.

717-849-0718 800-632-9063

103 Carlisle Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Gettysburg rocks is a music festival across the entire town Feb. 6-8 with over 150 live bands benefiting Diamonds Fund via Penn State Mont Alto's THON

Various locations,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Located off Pumping Station Road, this bridge was used by both Union and Confederate Troops, visitors today can walk across the lattice bridge.

717-334-6274 800-337-5015

Water Works Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Explore the zoo where people and animals who jump, swim, fly, roar and tweet to greet you get closer together.

301-271-4922 301-271-3180

13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,
Thurmont, MD 21788

The authentic stories of this church hospital, where doctors & local citizen-nurses worked valiantly to comfort & save 140 wounded and dying soldiers.

717-334-5212 717-334-4958

30 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Gettysburg Bike Week is a four day event held each July in the historic and beautiful area of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

PO Box 3333,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg is a favorite retail shopping destination in 'the most famous small town in America.'

717-337-9705 800-868-7553

1863 Gettysburg Village Drive,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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