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.
By Donna White – I had the opportunity to cook with Andy Ernst, the Executive Chef of the 1863 Restaurant located inside the Wyndham Gettysburg Hotel. I was excited when Andy told me we would be cooking his Cold Smoked Salmon, as any dish with Salmon is one I can’t resist. It has always been one of my favorites, and this one does not disappoint. I thoroughly enjoyed learning the steps to brining and cold smoking. It adds a wonderful flavor that pairs the salmon well for breakfast on a bagel, lunch on a salad or dinner with a beautiful glass of Riesling. Thanks Andy for a lovely experience and a truly yummy meal!
The 1863 restaurant is open seven days a week from 6:30am to 10:00pm.
About the Author
Living in the Gettysburg area for nearly 30 years, Donna White lives in nearby Cashtown, Pa. with her husband, Denny. She revels in shopping and showing love through food. She enjoys cooking Sunday Dinner each week for as little as 4 or as many as 14. Spending time with family and friends is her absolute favorite thing to do.
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Adams County, Pennsylvania is a farming community at heart. Spend your day experiencing our orchards, vineyards, farm markets and agriculture with this farm adventure!Learn more about this trip idea
By Jess Clevenger – Fall is officially here and there are signs of it everywhere in Gettysburg, Pa. The days and nights are crisper and cooler, the leaves are just beginning to turn, there is that “fall smell” in the air and seasonal specials are being featured at all of our favorite restaurants and shops. … Continue reading Celebrate Autumn in Gettysburg: Five Flavorful Fall Drinks
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Have you been to Gettysburg yet this summer? If not, now is your time! We’re on a mission to make the most of the end of this summer, and we invite you to Gettysburg to do the same! There are so many fun opportunities waiting for you in this historic, charming and scenic Pennsylvania town. … Continue reading End of Summer Gettysburg Bucket-ListRead this blog post