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.
Looking for new things to do in Gettysburg? Look no further. 1863 Escape Room is one of the newest and most entertaining things to do in Gettysburg! Our Civil War-themed escape rooms offer an experience that appeals to a wide range of audiences. Located in the heart of historic downtown Gettysburg, our escape rooms are perfect for families looking for a new way to have some family fun; couples looking for an exciting date night; or businesses or co-workers interested in creative team building and bonding. You can be a history enthusiast or a novice; celebrating with family, or a group of friends looking for a challenge and a good laugh. Whatever your need - this will be a unique, fun, and creative experience.
1863 Escape Room features two original concept and unique rooms:
After two days of intense fighting, the Battle of Gettysburg has come to a boil. You are now behind enemy lines, having infiltrated a Confederate General's quarters. Your mission is to steal the General's battle plans for Day Three before the troops return to town. Our scouts have reported that the troops are en route and will be back in 60 minutes. Can you escape with the stolen plans in time to win the battle?
Lieutenant Bertran was an accomplished soldier during the Battle of Gettysburg. After the war he made Gettysburg his home, where he lived for 20 years before dying mysteriously. His unscrupulous business partner, Mr. Slade, claimed the rights to Bertran's property through a will that never looked quite right. You have been hired by the descendant's of Lt. Bertran's family to find his true will.