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Things to do in Gettysburg, PA

View the most comprehensive list of things to do in Gettysburg, including historic battlefield tours & visits, special events, festivals & tourist attractions. Our online activities directory lets you search for the perfect addition to your vacation and add it to an interactive trip plan.

A free, self-guided tour takes of a small town, just 20-minutes east of Gettysburg. Allow approximately 60-minutes to complete the tour.

800-337-5015 717-334-6274

571 W. Middle Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Hanover Area Historical Society protects and promotes the historical heritage of the greater Hanover area. The Society acquires, preserves and provides access to historical buildings and sites and to artifacts and archives that have historical significance to the Hanover area.

717-362-3207 717-637-6413

21 Baltimore Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

The Historic Round Barn and Round Barn Farm Market is owned and operated by Knouse Fruitlands, Inc. The barn is just 8 miles west of Gettysburg.

717-334-1984 (BARN) 717-677-8842 (OFFICE

298 Cashtown Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

True Friends Boutique is a locally owned gift and accessories store. In addition to the boutique we also house the area's only beading supply store.

717-334-2800

22 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

One of Gettysburg's largest and finest gift shops. Featuring an extensive selection of books, art prints & collectibles as well as souvenirs and apparel.

717-334-6245 800-887-7775 (orders

297 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

An old-fashioned hardware and hunting shop with all your hunting and fishing needs.

717-334-5211

279 South Franklin Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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!

717-334-8838

401 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

A preservation society located in one of Gettysburg's premier historic buildings offering an event venue, Underground Railroad Tours, a variety of educational programs, an October Barn Tour, and a Salvage Warehouse for those "do it yourselfers".

717-334-5185 717-339-9047

The Historic G.A.R. Building,
53 E. Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Art gallery specializing in historical art as well as patriotic works. Custom frame shop. Open daily. Affordable prices.

717-398-2034 855-855-1863

15 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

At Knob Hall we offer wine tastings in a fun loving atmosphere. Live music weekly and open mic nights. Bring your friends, some snacks and enjoy our award winning wines while you listen to live music or play one of our many board and card games.

717-420-5171

100 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Center presents various performances from pop to bluegrass, Motown to gospel, orchestras to bands, Broadway to dance & children's shows.

717-477-SHOW(7469)

Shippensburg University,
1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, PA 17257

Come tour the Historic Daniel Lady Farm, which served as a Confederate staging area during the three-day battle and a field hospital afterwards. Open weekends. Also watch for special living history events listed in the events section, including battle reenactments during the summer and fall.

240-469-8642 717-338-1776

1008 Hanover Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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.

717-624-1444

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

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

19 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Musical Tribute Show that you have been waiting for.

301-933-4333

Shop 2 floors in one of Gettysburg's largest retail stores specializing in unique embroidered and screen printed apparel.

717-334-8611

65 Steinwehr Avenue,
PO Box 3104, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Our focus is to provide a relaxing, therapeutic environment while continuously promoting and supporting the overall wellness of our clients and employees.

717-634-5660

8 Baltimore Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

Small batch family farm brewery.

717-334-3325 717-677-8842

290 Cashtown Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

Discover the Civil War where it happened and fully appreciate the cost and sacrifice of our Commonwealth in the struggle for justice and equality.

Destination Gettysburg Area Information Desk,
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325

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