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Gettysburg Museums
The history of America revealed by our Presidents, meticulously reproduced in wax, using light and sound to tell the story from their perspective.
Gettysburg, PA
The station served as a field hospital during the Battle. Lincoln arrived here by train on Nov. 18, 1863, for the dedication of the National Cemetery.
Gettysburg, PA
Civil War Museum housed in the headquarters of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee where Lee & his staff planned the Battle of Gettysburg.
Gettysburg, PA
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!
Orrtanna, PA
Created by pre-school teachers. Seven rooms of activities allow children to explore new ideas through play. Especially for children 3 to 8 years old.
Gettysburg, PA
This Civil War museum, located on the Lutheran Theological Seminary and the first days battle ground, will open in July 2013.
Gettysburg, PA
The Shriver family homestead for 6 generations. Tour this museum complex consisting of the main house and award-winning grist mill.
Westminster, MD
Welcome to the new Lincoln Train Museum Presenting the Spirit of Lincoln and the Spirit of America!
Gettysburg, PA
View a collection of vintage racecars, artifacts, research library of rare books, and sport of auto racing documents & photos, plus a gift shop.
York Springs, PA
Presenting the entire story of the Civil War era and Battle of Gettysburg. An educational and inspiring experience for all ages.
Gettysburg, PA
Located in the former Soldier's National Orphanage, view artifacts, memorabilia and dioramas from the Civil War and other American conflicts.
Gettysburg, PA
Adjacent to the Battlefield, President Eisenhower's home & farm served as a weekend retreat and a meeting place for world leaders.
Gettysburg, PA
A blend of the familiar & exciting new programs, exhibits & experiences. A short drive from the old Visitor Center & major points on the Battlefield.
Gettysburg, PA
See the ENTIRE Battlefield & watch the troop movements of ALL 3 days of battle. A great orientation.
Gettysburg, PA
Religious & historic site honoring the life of the 1st US-born saint. Includes the majestic Basilica with stained glass windows, mosaics & marble.
Emmitsburg, MD
Immerse yourself in 19th-century culture & learn about the civilians & soldiers who struggled here and the critical preservation work at Gettysburg.
Gettysburg, PA
With but few minor changes and repairs, the house remains much as it did more than 145 years ago. Authentically furnished from cellar to attic.
Gettysburg, PA
Primary and secondary resource material for researching county history.
Gettysburg, PA
Located in Chambersburg, 20 miles west of Gettysburg, John Brown boarded at this house the summer of the 1859 planning of his raid on Harpers Ferry.
Chambersburg, PA
See and feel the emotions rise and fall as you embrace Bull Run, Shiloh, Vicksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, Antietam and Gettysburg.
Harrisburg, PA
Located in downtown Gettysburg, the museum offers visitors a world-class experience that tells the story of Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address.
Gettysburg, PA
Celebrate the rich history of Shangri-La-Camp David through pictures & memorabilia of Presidents from Hoover up until today.
Thurmont, MD
Dedicated to the civilian experience during the Battle of Gettysburg, the Shriver House Museum is located in Gettysburg's historic district.
Gettysburg, PA
See one of the most extensive private collections of artifacts from the American Civil War, World War I, World War II, Presidencies and Pop Culture.
Gettysburg, PA