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.
Come out and hear the Story of the Creative Inventors and Entrepreneurs of Adams County. Hidden in the history of Adams County is the unique story of the farmers, tinkerers and home grown engineers that looked at everyday problems and came up with creative solutions. The presentation will feature Adams County residents that made significant contributions in the fields of agriculture, household products, steam technology and military technology. Imagination and ingenuity continue to serve as the county's natural resource. The inventors reside in farms, small businesses, basements, and workshops. From talented shop floor machinists and farmers, to university trained engineers, the pride of creation and craft endures in the Adams County workplace. Let us take a journey of discovery and see our creative past.
Valentine Hall, Lutheran Theological Seminary
61 Seminary Ridge
Gettysburg, PA 17325