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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 the perfect addition to your vacation and add it to an interactive trip plan.

Prepare for your greatest challenges. The Gettysburg Leadership Experience uses a variety of uniquely tailored, core learning modules with action-oriented case studies to engage the participants in the experience.

717-752-0495 888-ASK-FCCS

Bucket List? See the world from a whole new perspective.

800-763-5987

685 Camp Gettysburg Road,
Flights originate from The Lodges at Gettysburg, 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

Visit our 10,000 sq. ft. fireworks superstore! Pennsylvania's largest selection of fireworks under one roof! Nine miles south of Gettysburg.

717-334-0925

3640 Emmitsburg Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Horseback Rides on the Gettysburg Battlefield. The most amazing Licensed Guided Battlefield Tour on Horseback in Gettysburg! We are Gettysburg National Military Park permitted and authorized and tour with Licensed Battlefield Guides. A Unique and amazing Battlefield Experience.

866-907-0633 717-476-7428

Youth Group Campground Entrance, McMillian Woods ,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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

Explore the paranormal side of Gettysburg using professional equipment with an experienced tour guide.

240-285-3764

You may not be an artist when you enter Under The Horizon, but you will be one when you leave. Pottery, Ceramics, drawing, painting and so much more! All ages and abilities welcomed with open arms. UTH is Faith-In-Action. We are here-to-serve!

717-752-4593

2650 Biglerville Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The 1863 civilians come to life as your costumed guide dramatically retells their adventures living in the battle's crossfire!

717-624-8154

Come visit our beautifully restored barn full of polish pottery, Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan, home decor and handmade items.

717-642-8013

204 East Main Street,
Fairfield, PA 17320

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 717-422-7910

1000 Bryn Mawr Road,
Carlisle, PA 17013

A 17,000 sq. ft. social gathering place in Gettysburg, PA offering 18 Bowling Lanes featuring both Tenpins and Duckpins as well as a Cafe, an Arcade and a Pro Shop.

717-677-9542

2855 Biglerville Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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

Just because you are on vacation doesn't mean you stop being healthy. Pick up your copy of this booklet and select from half-mile to 4 mile scenic healthy walks.

717-337-4137 717-334-6274

571 West Middle Street,
Available through Destination Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA 17325

In 1802, Elizabeth Ann Seton was a loving wife and mother. Within two years, her husband’s business failed, and he died. Just 29 years old, she was a widow, single mother of five, and bankrupt. Discover how she faced these challenges, thrived, and went on to become the first American-born saint.

301-447-6606 301-447-7172

339 South Seton Avenue,
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

Adjacent to the Battlefield, President Eisenhower's home & farm served as a weekend retreat and a meeting place for world leaders.

717-338-9114 x4411

1195 Baltimore Pike. Suite 100,
Shuttle Service Only, 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

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

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

Experience Adams County's fresh produce, handmade jams, local honey & apple butters, handmade soaps & beautifully created functional stoneware pottery.

717-337-0451 301-908-7255

855 Taneytown Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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