Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
From historic taverns to ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table dining to unique edibles, the tastes of Gettysburg are sure to please every palate.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
Stroll with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian to the sites of some of Gettysburg's most historic taverns and hear unusual but true stories that took place at these legendary watering holes. Your Historian will regale you with stories about Presidents, fires, civil war activities and Temperance societies. While you will not be purchasing any drinks during the tour, you can enjoy libations after the tour with a 15% voucher from Hauser Estate Winery and a complimentary beverage voucher (house wine or draft beer) from the Gettysburg Hotel.
Balloon Rides, Murder, Tanks, Medal of Honor.....some of Gettysburg's colorful and unusual history happened in Taverns. Meet Your Historian behind the Gettysburg Hotel in the courtyard at 6 pm on Thursday or Friday evening and start your adventure! This is a 90 minute walking tour. Reservations requested, walk-ins accepted. Cash only we do not accept credit cards.