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.
Here at the Rupp House History Center discover interactive exhibits that will immerse you in 19th-century culture. Step into the lives of the Rupp family and other civilians as well as the soldiers who struggled here and learn about the preservation work that is critical to telling story of the Battle of Gettysburg.
The Rupp House is FREE and open on weekends from April through October.
Living history events and programs are offered on weekends during the summer and special events are offered throughout the year.
Find out more about the Rupp House History Center at our website www.GettysburgFoundation.org or call (717) 339-2159 and plan your visit today!
Oh, Did We Mention! Proceeds from your purchases at the Rupp House History Center go to fund battlefield preservation.
Why? The Gettysburg Foundation owns and operates the Rupp House History Center and is a private, non-profit educational organization working in partnership with the National Park Service to enhance preservation and understanding of the heritage and lasting significance of Gettysburg. Click here to learn more about us and do some good.