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Gettysburg Heritage Center - Museum


297 Steinwehr Avenue

Gettysburg, PA 17325





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Step back in time to the town of Gettysburg, and learn what the civilians experienced before, during and after the battle! Utilizing various historical documents, artifacts, interactive displays and 3-D photography, visitors learn about ordinary people doing extraordinary things at a difficult time in our nation’s history.  The tour concludes with a new film, “Three Days that Transformed a Town”, that depicts in detail the Battle of Gettysburg and the aftermath. Look at a historically famous town from a new perspective; a must see for all ages!

The Gettysburg Heritage Center - Gift & Bookstore is your resource for corporate gifts, leadership materials, books and souvenirs. No matter how large or small your gathering, you will find the perfect gift to fit your group or convention. Our t-shirt program allows groups to order custom shirts with your school or organization's logo. Simply pick one of our in-house designs, slogans, or images and add your school or organization's logo or name. Large quantity discounts are available. Please contact our sales staff, we're more than happy to assist you! Make sure you inquire about our educator discount when you visit our Gift Center. Show your school ID and save! The Gift & Bookstore is located in the lobby of the Gettysburg Heritage Center.

With a conscientious, courteous staff, the Gettysburg Heritage Center assures each customer first-rate assistance.

Looking for GREAT prices and A LARGE selection? Can't make it to Gettysburg? Shop from home on-line, or call today to receive our FREE 2017/2018 gift catalog! Full of great gift ideas for the holiday season!

Weekends April-November: Living History Encampments - free
Summer artist/author appearances and signings.

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  • Student Travel
  • Handicap Accessible

Attraction Information

  • Tour Type : Self-Guided Tour

Property Information

  • Group Tour Contact : Stephanie Lightner
  • Total Banquet Capacity : 54
  • Banquet Room Count : 1
  • General : On-site Bus Parking, Student Friendly, Gift Shop


  • Theater Capacity : 110

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