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.
Explore the Gettysburg National Military Park with the ease and affordability of a self-guided CD tour with map. "Gettysburg - Long Remember" places you at the site of those tragic events that took place on this hallowed ground July 1 - 3, 1863 as you drive through the Gettysburg battlefield where it all took place.
From the comfort of your own car, experience the three days of conflict, human interest stories of the soldiers and civilians. The tour concludes with a moving stroll through the Soldiers' National cemetery where, on November 19, 1863, during the dedication ceremony, President Abraham Lincoln delivered the still powerful Gettysburg Address.
Battlefield Driving Tours, tour hosts since 1964, offers the CD tour with map for sale in Gettysburg at the Farnsworth House, 401 Baltimore Street and The Dobbin House Gift Shop, 89 Steinwehr Avenue, as well as many campgrounds. You may also purchase it in advance of your visit on our website www.gettysburgdrivingtour.com.
"Gettysburg - Long Remember" is approved by the National Park Service.