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.
The entire town of 1863 Gettysburg became a hospital. There was no Sunday church for weeks. The churches were used for hospitals. Every structure in town was transformed from their daily use into hospitals. Every resource in town was directed toward the care of the wounded. Everyone was pressed into service, professional and untrained, to try to relieve the suffering. We will look at the first-hand accounts of the patients, the doctors and civilians that were called into service
Join historian Ken Rich as he takes a journey back to the time of the battle, and the town of Gettysburg.