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.
Step back in time to the Christmas season in the 1800s and discover Elizabeth Ann Seton's inspirational story from those who knew her best. A guide will lead you by lantern to the historic homes decorated for the Christmas season. You'll encounter beloved friends of Elizabeth Ann's who will share stories of her life and the legacy that they've continued since her death in 1821. Plus, enjoy our grounds illuminated with 1,000 luminaries. This is the only time of the year when you can see the two homes, where Elizabeth Ann Seton lived and worked, lit by candlelight!