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JUL 27

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station Hosts Free Programs

Visitors to the Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station™ can enjoy free programming throughout the 2019 summer season. Before and after the programs, take time to explore the station through a self-guided tour. Learn about the railroad’s role at Gettysburg and President Abraham Lincoln’s arrival for the dedication of the Soldiers’ National Cemetery where he delivered the Gettysburg Address. The museum and programs offer free admission. 

Thursday, July 4, 2-4pm
Civil War & Irish Music: Violinist and fiddler Betsy Barnicle will perform Civil War period and Irish music.

Friday, July 5, 6-8pm
Civil War Soldier Sing-A-Long: Musician Tom Fontana, portraying a union soldier, will perform Civil War songs. Tom will share the history of the music and camp life. The sing-along is a family-oriented presentation.  

Saturday, July 6, Noon-2pm
Civil War Soldier Sing-A-Long: Musician Tom Fontana, portraying a union soldier, will perform Civil War songs. Tom will share the history of the music and camp life. The sing-along is a family-oriented presentation.  

Saturday, July 6, 2-4pm
Civil War & Irish Music: Violinist and fiddler Betsy Barnicle will perform Civil War period and Irish music.

Sunday, July 7, Noon-2pm
A Portrayal of Battle of Gettysburg Veteran James H. Maclay: Jeff Greenawalt will portray James H. Maclay, a veteran of the Battle of Gettysburg.

Sunday, July 14, Noon-2pm
Music & Stories of the Civil War: Jeff Greenawalt will perform songs and tell stories of the Civil War era.

Saturday, July 20, 10am-5pm
Of The People Living History Association: Historical educators will discuss the role of the U.S. Sanitary Commission during the Civil War. Visitors can learn about the work of the U.S. Sanitary Commission–volunteering to provide services to soldiers in the field hospitals and camps, organizing medical services, acting as nurses and performing other tasks.  

Sunday, July 21, 10am-3pm
Of The People Living History Association: Historical educators will discuss the role of the U.S. Sanitary Commission during the Civil War. Visitors can learn about the work of the U.S. Sanitary Commission–volunteering to provide services to soldiers in the field hospitals and camps, organizing medical services, acting as nurses and performing other tasks. 

Sunday, July 21, Noon-2pm
A Portrayal of Battle of Gettysburg Veteran James H. Maclay: Jeff Greenawalt will portray James H. Maclay, a veteran of the Battle of Gettysburg.

Saturday, July 27, 4:30-6:30pm
Civil War Soldier Sing-A-Long: Musician Tom Fontana, portraying a union soldier, will perform Civil War songs. Tom will share the history of the music and camp life. The sing-along is a family-oriented presentation.

Sunday, July 28, Noon-2pm
Music & Stories of the Civil War: Jeff Greenawalt will perform songs and tell stories of the Civil War era.

Sunday, July 28, 2-5pm
Civil War Soldier Sing-A-Long: Musician Tom Fontana, portraying a union soldier, will perform Civil War songs. Tom will share the history of the music and camp life. The sing-along is a family-oriented presentation.

Sunday, August 4, Noon-2pm
A Portrayal of Battle of Gettysburg Veteran James H. Maclay: Jeff Greenawalt will portray James H. Maclay, a veteran of the Battle of Gettysburg.

Sunday, August 11, Noon-2pm
Music & Stories of the Civil War: Jeff Greenawalt will perform songs and tell stories of the Civil War era.

Sunday, August 18, Noon-2pm
A Portrayal of Battle of Gettysburg Veteran James H. Maclay: Jeff Greenawalt will portray James H. Maclay, a veteran of the Battle of Gettysburg.

Sunday, August 25, Noon-2pm
Music & Stories of the Civil War: Jeff Greenawalt will perform songs and tell stories of the Civil War era.

Visit GettysburgFoundation.org for information and reservations for tours, events and programs offered by the Gettysburg Foundation.

Upcoming Event Dates

2019
  • JUL 27
  • JUL 28
  • AUG 4
  • AUG 11
  • AUG 18
  • AUG 25

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