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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.

Explore Franklin County: Hike at Penn National 85k acres of Michaux State Forest with trail heads from the community into the forest.

717-352-3046 800-221-7366

3720 Clubhouse Drive,
Fayetteville, PA 17222

A 500-member non-profit agency supporting artistic efforts throughout the county's schools and communities.

717-334-5006

125 S. Washington Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Hand-crafted gift items from many different countries, as well as other unique items and collectibles.

717-334-6371

2 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Discover your long-ago relative, explore Adams County's past and our rich cultural heritage with the Adams County Historical Society.

717-334-4723 ext- 20

368 Springs Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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 tour that is vastly different from all the others. Each tour guide has their own distinct route.

717-338-1818

47 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Photography Venue - Regardless of the season, Beech Springs Farm provides a lovely backdrop for the memorable moments of your life. The farm's gently sloping lawns and meadows, stately farmhouse, rustic barn, stone walls, fountains, arbors, gardens and pond provide an idyllic backdrop for photos.

717-642-5695

784 Mount Carmel Road,
Orrtanna, PA 17353

Located in downtown Gettysburg, the museum offers visitors a world-class experience that tells the story of Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address.

877-874-2478 717-334-2499

8 Lincoln Square,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

UTZ snacks deliver freshness you can taste in every satisfying crunch. See how we create the taste through a factory tour.

717-637-6644

900 High Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

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.

717-334-0335

26 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Celebrating 100 years! Step back in time in the comfort of your own vehicle and let your Licensed Battlefield Guide bring to life one of history's most famous battles.

717-337-1709 877-874-2478

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

717-334-6373

10 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Bringing amazing instructors and amazing goats together in historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

717-403-1314

365 Blacksmith Shop Road,
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

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

Living history portrayals: James Maclay, Civil War and Gettysburg veteran, and George Washington, our first president. Music performances: Popular songs from the American Civil War and Colonial America. Acting, Dramatic Reading, Poetry Reading, and Public Speaking.

717-357-6082

Understand the Gettysburg Campaign through this multi-state tour which begins in Virginia and follows the armies through Maryland into Gettysburg.

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

Miscreation Brewing Company, located in Hanover, PA overlooking Center Square, has the goal of providing a variety of quality craft beers and a welcoming atmosphere to all who step inside. Come check it out for yourself!

717-698-3666

6 Center Square,
Hanover, PA 17331

Summer tastes delicious at the Gettysburg Farmers' Market. Sweet corn! Peaches! Tomatoes! Homemade Yogurt & cookies! Sample the flavor for yourself every Saturday morning on Gettysburg's Lincoln Square.

Lincoln Square,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Discover the treasures brimming from the Redbud House - the shop for housewares and gifts for any home.

717-624-3149 717-521-9053

14 Center Square,
New Oxford, PA 17350

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