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.
In honor of President's day, we have two presidential tours we'd like to offer you. Gettysburg is full of presidential history!
President Lincoln's Visit - Gettysburg Address: At 11 am on Feb. 16, 17 & 18 take a 60 min walk with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian through the streets of Gettysburg and experience President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg. You will walk where he walked and see what he saw and hear civilians' stories of what they experienced those two days in November 1863. You will also learn about the planning of the Soldiers' National Cemetery and the Dedication Day Ceremony. This is a 60 min walk at $15 per person. Reservations required.
Eisenhower & Gettysburg: At 1 pm on Feb. 16, 17 & 18 take a 60 min walk with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian and let us share the Eisenhower's Gettysburg experience beginning in 1915 and ending with the General's/President's retirement in the 1960's. Ike first came to Gettysburg in 1915 and established his home here in 1950. We have stories about Ike & Mamie you will not find in history books! This is a 60 min walk at $15 per person. Reservations required.