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Things to do in Gettysburg, PA

View the most comprehensive list of things to do in Gettysburg, including historic battlefield tours & visits, special events, festivals & tourist attractions. Our online activities directory lets you search for the perfect addition to your vacation and add it to an interactive trip plan.

Reid's Orchard and Winery's downtown location. Stop by for a wine tasting, a hard cider flight or just to relax in our garden with a glass and some live entertainment on the weekends!

717-334-7537 717-677-7047

400 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Stunning case studies highlight the leadership lessons of the past and bring them to life for the future.

717-338-9971

8 Lincoln Square,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Enjoy the Annual National Apple Harvest Festival at the South Mountain Fairgrounds. Join the fun the first two full weekends of October - rain or shine.

717-677-9413

615 Narrows Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

Visit Cathy's relaxing corner of the world for peaceful healing sessions, Usui Reiki, magnified healing and aroma therapy.

717-253-4475

125 S. Washington Street,
Studio 206, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Preserving the heritage of over 200 years of firefighting from the Greater Hanover Area, this museum showcases historic memorabilia and equipment explaining the progression of firefighting throughout the years.

717-637-6674

134 East Hanover Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

Fine Civil War military antiques for over 35 years; strongest emphasis on American Civil War. Appraisal & Soldier Research Services available.

717-334-0347

219 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Start your Gettysburg journey at the heart of the first day's fighting. Three floors of exhibits connect individuals to the dilemmas which led to the Civil War, provide a powerful and personal view of the battle's first day and show the work of one of the battlefield's largest field hospitals.

717-339-1300

111 Seminary Ridge,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Ride into history on a memorable and enjoyable tour of the Gettysburg Battlefield on our gentle and well-trained horses.

717-334-5100

610 Taneytown Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Our three-in-one store offers something for everyone. Sample popular food products from The Gourmet Pantry, shop the latest trends in The Women's Boutique and check out our bath and body and home goods in The Main Room.

717-398-2555

53 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

A great thing to do while in Gettysburg. You have exactly 1 hour to escape a fun themed room full of clues with a team of 2-8 players. Will you escape in time?

717-769-5397 717 420-2481

59 North Fifth Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Ghostly Images Ghost Tours offer nightly 90-minute walking tours inside the Jennie Wade House or Haunted Orphanage. These Locations have been seen on popular television shows and visited by thousands of brave souls. Weekly specialty tours also offered throughout the year. Join us, if you DARE!

717-334-6296 Evening 717-334-1156

778 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Join us here at the Farnsworth House for historical and ghost presentations. Tour one of the most haunted inns in America during a ghost tour or paranormal investigation, or take an interactive history tour in Camp Tiger, our Civil War camp located right on property!

7173348838

401 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Our Famous Washington D.C. Tour Our Nation's Capital, Washington D.C. is just a short ride from historic Gettysburg. See it in a day with the Stars and Stripes Tour! It is the perfect complement to your Gettysburg vacation or a fun day trip.

877-723-1863 717-528-1660

Pick-up locations at selected Gettysburg hotels,
and campgrounds, York Springs, PA 17372

Looking for something quirky but educational? Our museum offers real history with a fun twist. The highly-detailed dioramas show the battlefield in action – but every handmade soldier is a cat! Come for the quirky, but stay for the stories of the men and women who lived during the Civil War.

717-420-5273

785 Baltimore St,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

East Coast Exotic Animal Rescue is a non-profit animal sanctuary located in the rural foot-hill mountains of Fairfield, Pennsylvania.

717-642-5229

320 Zoo Road,
Fairfield, PA 17320

Head to the oldest park in the Pennsylvania state park system for quiet solitude spent in nature as well as fun recreational activities like snowmobiling and fishing.

717-352-2161

101 Pine Grove Road,
Fayetteville, PA 17222

If you're taking a stroll in Downtown Gettysburg, the Adams County Farmers Market is a great place to check out for local treats, live music and family-friendly events. And who knows, you may even learn a thing or two about agriculture in Adams County!

717-339-7396

Gettysburg Transit Center,
103 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Bicycling around Gettysburg is a great way to see the sites, enjoy our community and stay healthy. Healthy Adams Bicycle/Pedestrian presents a variety of ride options in town, on the battlefield and throughout scenic Adams County. Download a variety of cue sheets for your next Gettysburg bike ride.

Gettysburg rocks is a music festival across the entire town with over 150 live bands benefiting Diamonds Fund via Penn State Mont Alto's THON.

Various locations,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

An old time baseball festival the 3rd weekend in July played by the rules and customs and using the same style equipment and uniforms from 1864.

410-967-7482

965 Pumping Station Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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